Originally Posted by BatmanGoesToRio
Yep. Nero wan't even in Rome when the city was in flames. He was in his summer residence Antium (where he was born). Some historians guess he had assistants who set the city on fire so he could build a "New Rome" aka Neropolis. But that is also not for sure.
There's only one thing for sure. Nero never played a fiddle because violins were invented during the renaissance - one thousand years later.
Cool, thanks for the info