Person:Eric Bloodaxe (1)

Eric Bloodaxe
b.abt 895
d.0954
Facts and Events
Name Eric Bloodaxe
Alt Name Erik
Gender Male
Birth[2] abt 895 Fairhair dynasty
Death[1][2] 0954


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Eric Haraldsson (Old Norse: Eiríkr Haraldsson, ; c. 885 – 954), nicknamed Eric Bloodaxe (Old Norse: Eiríkr blóðøx), was a 10th-century Norwegian ruler. He is thought to have had short-lived terms as King of Norway and twice as King of Northumbria (c. 947–948 and 952–954).

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References
  1. Eric Bloodaxe, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. 2.0 2.1 ERIK ([895]-murdered Stainmore Westmoreland 954), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.