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Ragnar Lodbrok was a legendary Norse ruler and hero from the Viking Age described in Old Norse poetry and several sagas. This picture is of his execution, sentenced by King Ælla of Northumbria. Ragnars death song: "We struck with our swords! It seems to me an ordeal that our fates we must follow; few escape the Norns’ craft. I didn’t imagine Aelle as the end of my life, when I fed blood-falcons and forced keels through the water; we gave wolves worthy payment widely, in Scotland’s bays"...
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Ragnar Lodbroks death by Hugo Hamilton. Ælla of Northumbria's murder of Ragnar Lodbrok- throwing him into a pit of snakes

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Legendary viking Ragnar Lothbrock dies in a pit of snakes, vipers by King Aella of Northumbria, England. His 3 sons avenge him.

A morte de Ragnar Lothbrok.

Ragnar Lodbrok was a legendary Norse ruler and hero from the Viking Age described in Old Norse poetry and several sagas. This picture is of his execution, sentenced by King Ælla of Northumbria. Ragnars death song: "We struck with our swords! It seems to me an ordeal that our fates we must follow; few escape the Norns’ craft. I didn’t imagine Aelle as the end of my life, when I fed blood-falcons and forced keels through the water; we gave wolves worthy payment widely, in Scotland’s bays"...

Ragnar Lodbrok was a legendary Norse ruler and hero from the Viking Age described in Old Norse poetry and several sagas. This picture is of his execution, sentenced by King Ælla of Northumbria. Ragnars death song: "We struck with our swords! It seems to me an ordeal that our fates we must follow; few escape the Norns’ craft. I didn’t imagine Aelle  as the end of my life, when I fed blood-falcons  and forced keels through the water; we gave wolves worthy payment widely, in Scotland’s bays"...

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Ragnar Lodbrok (Ragnar "Hairy-Breeks", Old Norse: Ragnarr Loðbrók) was a legendary Norse hero from the Viking Age who was thoroughly reshaped in Old Norse poetry and legendary sagas.

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King Aella (upper left) gloats as poisonous snakes are dropped onto Ragnar Lothbrok. There's an Eagle in his future, courtesy of Ragnar's son, Bjorn Ironside.
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Mark Taylor - Ragnar Hairybreeks in the snake pit.

English King Ælle of Northumberland watches as Adders are thrown onto the Viking Ragnar Lodnok.

King Aella (upper left) gloats as poisonous snakes are dropped onto Ragnar Lothbrok. There's an Eagle in his future, courtesy of Ragnar's son, Bjorn Ironside.

King Aella (upper left) gloats as poisonous snakes are dropped onto Ragnar Lothbrok.  There's an Eagle in his future, courtesy of Ragnar's son, Bjorn Ironside.
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An analysis on the real historicity of Ragnar Lothbrok, one of the main characters of History Channel's Vikings.

A História do Verdadeiro Ragnar Lothbrok

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Health and Medicine in the Viking Age
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Rorik by H. W. Koekkoek - Rorik of Dorestad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Rorik or Hrørek was a Danish Viking, who ruled over different parts of Friesland between 841 and Since the century, there have been attempts to identify him with Rurik, the founder of the Russian royal dynasty, this identification remains uncertain.

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† Hrørek (aka Rurik van Dorestad), ca (graaf), Dorestad, West Frisia (NL)

Ivar "the boneless" Ragnarsson

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Viking hero Ragnar Lothbrok, executed by king Aella of Northumbria's men, by being thrown into a pit of snakes - illustration from Histoire populaire de la France, 19th century.
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Ragnar Lothbrok: Ragnar Lothbrok was a Viking whose historical existence is difficult to distinguish from legend in medieval European literature.

Viking hero Ragnar Lothbrok, executed by king Aella of Northumbria's men, by being thrown into a pit of snakes - illustration from Histoire populaire de la France, 19th century.

Viking hero Ragnar Lothbrok, executed by king Aella of Northumbria's men, by being thrown into a pit of snakes -  illustration from Histoire populaire de la France, 19th century.
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Harald Hardrada - The Last Great Viking Ruler
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Stained glass portrait of Haraldr Sigurðarson.

Harald Hardrada - The Last Great Viking Ruler

Harald Hardrada - The Last Great Viking Ruler

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SAGA OF RAGNAR LODBROK: If you watch the VIKINGS television show, you've met a version of Ragnar Loðbrók. If you want to meet the "original" Ragnar, you should read his saga. It's short, it's exciting, it's better than TV it's the new featured free eBook in The Norse Mythology Online Library. Download the free eBook (PDF format) at http://www.norsemyth.org/p/books.html

The Norse Mythology Online Library Featured Free eBook The Poetic Edda Translated by Henry Adams Bellows Read Online

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"King Ella's envoy before Ragnar Ladbroks sons" painting by August Malmström

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Alfred the Great, King of the Anglo-Saxons. (849 – 26 October 899) (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, "elf counsel") was King of Wessex from 871 to 899. Alfred successfully defended his kingdom against the Viking attempt at conquest, and by the time of his death had become the dominant ruler in England.

Alfred the Great 849 – 26 Oct 899 (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, "elf counsel") King of Wessex from 871 to He defended his kingdom against the Vikings, and became the dominant ruler in England.

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The skeleton discovered at an archaeological dig in East Lothian in 2005 may be the skeleton of Irish Viking king Olaf Guthfrithsson.  The remains discovered at Auldhame were of of a young adult male, and he was buried with a number of items that indicated a high rank as well as a belt similar to those found in Ireland during the period.  Guthfrithsson was king of Dublin from 934 and Northumbria from 939 until his death in 941,

Skeleton discovered in Scotland may be Irish Viking king Olaf Guthfrithsson

The skeleton discovered at an archaeological dig in East Lothian in 2005 may be the skeleton of Irish Viking king Olaf Guthfrithsson.

From Erik the Red, who founded Greenland’s first Norse settlement, to Cnut the Great, who ruled a vast empire in northern Europe, find out about six fascinating figures of the Viking Age.

6 Viking Leaders You Should Know. From Erik the Red, who founded Greenland’s first Norse settlement, to Cnut the Great, who ruled a vast empire in northern Europe, find out about six fascinating figures of the Viking Age.

Grandpa Gorm the Old Harthacnut Knudsson, King of Denmark c900-c958, father of Harald Bluetooth

Sculpture of Gorm "The Old" Hardeknudsson King of Denmark (Ancestor on my mother's side)

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Why is Bluetooth called BluetoothThis is king harald bluetooth gormsson of denmark and norway. His nickname allegedly comes from the extreme amount of blueberries he ate.

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