On This Day

What Happened in 401 AD

Historical Events in 401 AD

  • Dec 19 St Anastasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
  • Dec 22 St. Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Famous People Born in 401 AD

  • Apr 10 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor (408-450), born in Constantinople (d. 450)

Famous People Who Died in 401 AD

  • Dec 19 Anastasius I, Bishop of Rome (399-401), dies