Ivar the Boneless

900 - 873

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Ivar the Boneless (Old Norse: Ívarr hinn Beinlausi [ˈiːˌwɑrː ˈhinː ˈbɛinˌlɔuse]; born in 800s–c. 873), also known as Ivar Ragnarsson, was a semi-legendary Viking leader who invaded England. According to the Tale of Ragnar Lodbrok, he was the son of Ragnar Loðbrok and his wife Aslaug. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivar the Boneless has received more than 12,092,069 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Ivar the Boneless is the 100th most popular politician (up from 173rd in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 54th in 2019) and the most popular Danish Politician.

Ivar the Boneless was born in the eighth century and is most famous for being a Viking. He was the son of Ragnar Lodbrok and Aslaug.

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Among politicians, Ivar the Boneless ranks 100 out of 15,710Before him are Philip II of Spain, Philip II of Macedon, Giuseppe Garibaldi, Leonid Brezhnev, Murad IV, and Wilhelm II, German Emperor. After him are Cleopatra, Herod the Great, Muammar Gaddafi, Hirohito, Philip IV of France, and Xerxes I.

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Among people born in 900, Ivar the Boneless ranks 1After him are Oleg of Novgorod, Gorm the Old, Halfdan Ragnarsson, Photios I of Constantinople, Pope Lando, Pope Benedict VI, Pope Agapetus II, Pope Stephen VIII, Pope Leo VII, Ahmad ibn Fadlan, and Robert the Strong. Among people deceased in 873, Ivar the Boneless ranks 1After him are Hunayn ibn Ishaq, Banū Mūsā, Emperor Yizong of Tang, and Vímara Peres.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Ivar the Boneless ranks 4 out of 783Before him are Hans Christian Andersen (1805), Niels Bohr (1885), and Søren Kierkegaard (1813). After him are Margrethe II of Denmark (1940), Björn Ironside (800), Hans Christian Ørsted (1777), Vitus Bering (1681), Christian VII of Denmark (1749), Ole Rømer (1644), George I of Greece (1845), and Margaret I of Denmark (1353).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, Ivar the Boneless ranks 1After him are Björn Ironside (800), Christian VII of Denmark (1749), George I of Greece (1845), Margaret I of Denmark (1353), Frederick IX of Denmark (1899), Gorm the Old (900), Christian IV of Denmark (1577), Christian II of Denmark (1481), Sweyn Forkbeard (960), Christian X of Denmark (1870), and Alexandra of Denmark (1844).