On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 378 AD

Historical Events

  • Battle of Adrianople: Goth army defeats Roman forces under Emperor Valens

Famous Deaths

  • Flavius Valens, emperor of Byzantium (364-78), dies in the Battle of Adrianople at 50
List of Years

About August 9, 378 AD

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 1643 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo