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Eric Bloodaxe

885 - 954

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Eric Haraldsson (Old Norse: Eiríkr Haraldsson, Norwegian: Eirik Haraldsson; died 954), nicknamed Eric Bloodaxe (Old Norse: Eiríkr blóðøx, Norwegian: Eirik Blodøks), was a 10th-century Norwegian ruler. It is widely speculated that he had short-lived terms as King of Norway and twice as King of Northumbria (c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric Bloodaxe has received more than 834,148 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Eric Bloodaxe is the 817th most popular politician (up from 1,226th in 2019), the 20th most popular biography from Norway (up from 24th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Norwegian Politician.

Eric Bloodaxe was a Viking who ruled over Norway and parts of Scotland. He was most famous for being a Viking who ruled over Norway and parts of Scotland.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Eric Bloodaxe ranks 817 out of 15,710Before him are Frederick VIII of Denmark, Wilhelm Frick, Johann Friedrich Struensee, Xiang Yu, İsmet İnönü, and Sigismund II Augustus. After him are Irma Grese, Vajiralongkorn, Constans II, Liu Shaoqi, Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor, and Nikolai Bukharin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 885, Eric Bloodaxe ranks 1After him are Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria, Li Cunxu, Emperor Daigo, and Boso, Margrave of Tuscany. Among people deceased in 954, Eric Bloodaxe ranks 1After him are Louis IV of France, Alberic II of Spoleto, and Malcolm I of Scotland.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Eric Bloodaxe ranks 20 out of 735Before him are Olaf Tryggvason (963), Olaf II of Norway (993), Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson (1832), Vidkun Quisling (1887), Queen Sonja of Norway (1937), and Trygve Lie (1896). After him are Gro Harlem Brundtland (1939), Jo Nesbø (1960), Ingólfr Arnarson (850), Haakon IV of Norway (1204), Harald Hardrada (1015), and Sonja Henie (1912).

Among POLITICIANS In Norway

Among politicians born in Norway, Eric Bloodaxe ranks 7Before him are Harald Fairhair (850), Harald V of Norway (1937), Olaf Tryggvason (963), Olaf II of Norway (993), Vidkun Quisling (1887), and Trygve Lie (1896). After him are Gro Harlem Brundtland (1939), Haakon IV of Norway (1204), Harald Hardrada (1015), Olaf II of Denmark (1370), Haakon Sigurdsson (930), and Haakon the Good (918).