What Happened In January 871 In History
Historical Events for January, 871
- 4th » Battle of Reading (871) called Battle of Reading: Æthelred of Wessex fights, and is defeated by, a Denmark named Danish invasion army.
- 8th » Alfred the Great leads a Wessex called West Saxon army to Battle of Ashdown or repel an invasion by Danelaw Vikings.
Famous Birthdays on January in 871
- 1st » Zwentibold, Frankish son of Arnulf of Carinthia (d. 900)
Year 871 events in history for the month of January
Historical events for the year 871 by month