On This Day

What Happened in 406 AD

Historical Events

  • Aug 23 Battle at Florence: Stilicho's Roman army beats Radagaisus' Barbarians
  • Dec 31 80,000 Vandals, Alans and Suebians cross the Rhine at Mainz, beginning invasion of Gallia

Famous People Who Died in 406 AD

  • Dec 31 Godigisel, King of the Vandals, dies in battle