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Attila

Full Name: Attila the Hun
Profession: King and Chieftain of the Hunnic Empire

Nationality: Hunnic

Historical Events

  • 0451-04-07 Attila the Hun plunders Metz in Northeastern France
  • 0451-06-20 Battle of the Catalaunian Plains: Roman and Visigoths forces defeat Attila the Hun in north east France
  • 0451-09-20 Roman General Flavius Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at The Battle of the Catalaunian Plains (Chalons-sur-Marne), halting Hun invasion of Roman Gaul
  • 0452-06-08 Italy invaded by Attila the Hun

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