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Erik Bloodaxe [Eiríkr Blóðöx, Eiríkr Haraldsson]locked

(d. 954)
  • Marios Costambeys

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Erik Bloodaxe [Eiríkr Blóðöx, Eiríkr Haraldsson] (d. 954), viking leader and king of Northumbria, was the son of Harald Haarfagre (‘Harald Fairhair’), king of Norway (fl. 872?–c.930). The identity of his father can be inferred from the report of version E of the ...

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