On This Day

406 AD in History

Events in History


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Aug 23 Battle at Florence: Stilicho's Roman army beats Radagaisus' Barbarians

Roman General Stilicho
Roman General
Stilicho
  • Dec 31 80,000 Vandals, Alans and Suebians cross the Rhine at Mainz, beginning invasion of Gallia

Deaths in History

  • Dec 31 Godigisel, King of the Vandals, dies in battle