On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 476 AD

Historical Events

End of the Western Roman Empire

Romulus Augustulus, last Western Roman Emperor, abdicates after forces led by Odoacer invade Rome. Traditional end of the Western Roman Empire.

List of Years

About September 4, 476 AD

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1545 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo

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  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
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