Year 472 AD in History

Historical Figures Born in 472 AD

  • Aug 18 Flavius Ricimer, general of the Western Roman Empire, kingmaker

Historical Figures Who Died in 472 AD

  • Jul 11 Anthemius, Emperor of the Western Roman Empire (467-72), killed fighting a civil war against the patrician Ricimer
  • Aug 19 Ricimer, Germanic Roman general (kingmaker in the Western Roman Empire), dies
  • Oct 2 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies