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What Happened on August 24, 410 AD

Historical Events


Battle of InterestAlaric 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

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Visigoths led by Alaric I, sack Rome
Visigoths led by Alaric I, sack Rome
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About August 24, 410 AD

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 1610 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo