On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 410 AD

Historical Events

Alaric I Sacks Rome

Rome overrun by Visigoths under Alaric I for the first time in nearly 800 years, seen as the fall of the Western Roman Empire

List of Years

About August 24, 410 AD

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1611 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris