Alaric I

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Alaric
Keeng o the Visigoths
Alaric entering Athens.jpg
Illustration frae the 1920s depictin Alaric paradin throu Athens efter conquerin the ceety in 395
Ring395–410
Coronation395
PredecessorAthanaric
SuccessorAtaulf
Born370 (or 375)
Peuce Island, Dobruja
Dee'd410
Cosenza, Calabrie
BuirialBusento River, Calabrie
HooseBalti dynasty
FaitherUnknown[1]
ReleegionArianism

Alaric I (Gothic: *Alareiks - "supreme chief"; b. 370 (or 375) – d. 410) wis the first Keeng o the Visigoths frae 395–410, son (or paternal grandson) o chieftain Rothestes.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Wolfram, Herwig (1997). [Alaric I at Google Books The Roman Empire and Its Germanic Peoples] Check |url= value (help). University of California Press. p. 90. ISBN 0-520-08511-6.
  2. Settipani, Christian (1993). La Préhistoire des Capétiens, 481-987, Première Partie. Villeneuve d'Ascq. p. Tableau 1.