Roman General Stilicho

Full Name: Flavius Stilicho
Profession: Roman General

Roman Empire

Biography: A high-ranking general in the Roman army who became, for a time, the most powerful man in the Western Roman Empire.

After many years of victories against a number of enemies, a series of political and military disasters resulted in his arrest and subsequent execution.

Died: August 22, 408
Cause of Death: Executed

Historical Events

  • 0402-04-06 Battle at Pollentia: Roman army under Stilicho beats Visigoten
  • 0406-08-23 Battle at Florence: Stilicho's Roman army beats Radagaisus' Barbarians

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