379 in history

379 events chronologically

Jan 19 Emperor Gratian elevates Flavius Theodosius at Sirmium to Augustus, and gives him power over all the eastern provinces of the Roman Empire
Sep 13 Yax Nuun Ayiin I is coronated as 15 Ajaw of Tikal

Died in 379

Jul 19 Macrina the Younger a prominent saint in the Eastern Orthodox Church. Her younger brother, Saint Gregory of Nyssa, wrote about her life focusing heavily on her virginity and asceticism