On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 855 AD

  • Mar 2 Lothair, King of the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor (b. 795)
  • Jul 17 Leo IV, Italian Pope (reigned 847-55), dies
  • Jul 31 Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780)
  • Sep 29 Lotharius I, Romanian-French emperor (signed Treaty of Verdun), dies