1st May #onthisday in history 524 A.D. the king of Sigismund of Burgundy was executed at Orleans after an 8 year reign.St._Sigismund


He ruled from the year of 516 A.D. until his death, he was the son of Gundobad the king, Sigismund and his brother Godomar were defeated in battle by the Clovis sons and Godomar fled. He was kept as a prisoner, but later along with his wife and children was executed.