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Information about reign: King Theodoric I

CountryVisigothic Kingdom
From419
To24 June 451
Personal InformationKing Theodoric I of the Visigoths (390 - 451)
Description

Theodoric I (Gothic: Þiudareiks; German: Theodorid or Theodorich; Latin: Theodericus), (c. 390 or 393 – 20 or 24 June 451) known in Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian as Teodorico, was the Germanic King of the Visigoths from 419 to 451 AD. An illegitimate son of Alaric, Theodoric is famous for his part in defeating Attila at the Battle of the Catalaunian Plains in 451, where he was killed on June 24.