On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 258 AD

Historical Events

  • Pope St Sixtus II beheaded in Rome under persecutions by Roman Emperor Valerian

Famous Deaths

  • Saint Sixtus II, bishop of Rome (257-58), beheaded under orders of Emperor Valerian
List of Years

About August 6, 258 AD

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1761 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo