Genseric was born in the year of 389 A.D. and died #onthisday January 25th 477 A.D. he was the King of the Alans and Vandals between 428-477 A.D. who established the Vandal Kindom and were the key players who caused troubles for the Western Roman Empire during the 5th century.

During Genseric’s rule of the 50 years, Genseric who was raised by a small Germanic tribe which then grew to a status of a Major Mediterranean power. After his death the empire went into turmoil and a collapse. The most famous exploit before he died was the capture and plundering of Rome in June 455 A.D.