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Hálfdan [Healfdene]locked

(d. 877)
  • Marios Costambeys


Hálfdan [Healfdene] (d. 877), king of the Danes, was the brother of Ívarr inn Beinlausi (Ívarr the Boneless). The tradition that both were the sons of Ragnarr Lodbrók (Ragnarr Hairy Breeches) is unreliable. Hálfdan and his brother were among the leaders of the 'great army' that arrived in ...

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