On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1014

Historical Events

  • King Brian Boru of Ireland defeats Viking forces at Battle of Clontarf, freeing Ireland from foreign control

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Boru, High King of Ireland, dies in battle at Clontarf
List of Years

About April 23, 1014

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1006 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus