On This Day

474 AD in History

Events in History

  • Jan 18 Leo II briefly becomes Byzantine emperor
  • Feb 9 Zeno crowned as co-emperor of the Byzantine Empire together with his son Leo II.

Deaths in History

  • Jan 18 Leo I, Byzantine Emperor (b. 401)
  • Feb 3 Leo I, Byzantine Emperor (457-74), dies
  • Nov 17 Leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies