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Alaric I

King of the Visigoths
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Born 370 AD
Hometown Peuce Island
Died 410 AD
Death Place Calabria

Alaric I was the King of the Visigoths from 395–410. Alaric is most famous for his sack of Rome in 410, which marked a decisive event in the decline of the Roman Empire. Born c. 370 on Peuce Island at the mouth of the Danube in present day Romania, Alaric belonged to the noble Balti dynasty of the Tervingian Goths. After their setbacks against the Huns, Alaric was probably a child during the Goths mass-migration across the Danube and their subsequent war with Rome.… Read More

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370 AD Birth Born in 370.

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410 AD 40 Years Old Died in 410.
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