On This Day

What Happened in 461 AD

Historical Events

  • Nov 19 St Hilary begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Famous People Who Died in 461 AD

  • Mar 17 Saint Patrick, Patron saint of Ireland, dies in Saul (according to legend)
  • Aug 7 Majorian, Roman Emperor (assassinated) (b. 420)
  • Nov 10 St. Leo I, the Great, Italian Pope (440-61), dies in office