On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 871 AD

Famous Deaths

  • Ethelred I, King of Wessex and brother of Alfred the Great, dies aged around 24
List of Years

About April 23, 871 AD

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1151 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

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