King Harald I "Fairhair" Halfdansson of Norway (son of King Halfdan "The Black" Gudrödsson på Westfold and Queen Ragnhild Sigurdsdatter of Vetfold) 1306, 1307, 1308 was born 860 in Vestfold, Norway, and died Bet. Harald Fairhair or Harald Finehair (Old Norse: Haraldr hárfagri, Norwegian: Harald Hårfagre), (c. 850 – c. 933) was the first king (872 – 930) of Norway was my 34th great grandfather on my fathers side. Though he was savage to …

His mother's brother, Guthorm, was leader of the hird, at the head of the government, and commander (`hertogi') of the army. He became a stout, strong, and comely man, and withal prudent and manly. According to traditions current in Norway and Iceland in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, he reigned from c. 872 to 930. He shall take his place among the great leaders of the Norsemen. Biography Heimskringla. “HARALD, son of HALFDAN "Swarti/the Black" King of Vestfold & his second wife Ragnhild ([853/54] or 860-Hogaland 933, 934 or 940, bur Haugar in Karmtsund, near the church in Haugesund). The only contemporary sources mentioning him are the two skaldic poems Haraldskvæði and Glymdrápa, by Þorbjörn Hornklofi. Harald Halfdansson (Old Norse: Haraldr Hálfdanarson; c. 850 – c. 932), better known as Harald Hårfagre English: Harald Fairhair), was remembered by medieval historians as the first King of Norway. Harald Fairhair (played by Peter Franzén) was the son of Halfdan the Black (Jason Pääkkönen), who had ruled parts of southeastern Norway. Arbeandro 557,824 views. 3:12. Harald Fairhair: King of Norway never combed his hair. Sigurd Syr was a son of Halfdan, and grandson of Sigurd Rise, who was a son of Harald Haarfager (Fairhair). Sigurd Rise was son of Harald Fairhair and his wife, Snöfrid Svasisdatter. Harald Fairhair was the first true king of Norway. .
1064 (date unknown) Harald and Sweyn reached a peace agreement. 933 - 934 in Hogaland, Rogaland, Norway.He married (1) Gyda Eiriksdatter on Abt. Alternative Titles: Harald Fairhair, Harald Finehair, Harald Hárfagri, Harald Hårfager Harald I , byname Harald Fairhair, or Finehair, Norwegian Harald Hårfager, Old Norse Harald Hárfagri , (born c. 860—died c. 940), the first king to claim sovereignty over all Norway . According to traditions current in Norway and Iceland in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, he reigned from c. 872 to 930. SIGURD "Hrise" . Wife of Halvdan Gudrødsson «the Black» Svarte Mother of Harald I "Fairhair", king of Norway Half sister of Guttorm (Guttormur) Sigurdsson, konge av Ringerike and Åsa Sigurdsdatter Occupation: Drottning, Queen of Vestfold (in Norway), Datter til Sigurd Hjort, konge av Romerriket, LJLW-JYS, Drottning av He composes meticulously; prepares and creates excitement, regression and expectation until the decision falls in an intense, dramatic scene. "

1062 (9th August) Battle of Nisa – a naval battle between Harald Hardrada (Norway) and Sweyn Estridsson (Denmark). Little is known of the historical Harald. The Seven Wives of Harald Fairhair, First King of All Norway brings to life a superhero of the Viking Age whose story needs to be told.

Harald Halfdansson (Old Norse: Haraldr Hálfdanarson; c. 850 – c. 932), better known as Harald Hårfagre English: Harald Fairhair), was remembered by medieval historians as the first King of Norway. Harald's Strife with Hake and His Father Gandalf. While Heimskringla, the Harald Fairhair saga, is still recognized as some of the best in Old Norse literature from this period as "due primarily to Snorri uniting historical criticism and thinking with ingenious storytelling. His greatest achievement in life was unifying most of the small tribes in the Norwegian territory as one kingdom under his control. [Harald 1 was but ten years old when he succeeded his father (Halfdan the Black). The same earl then proceeded to at last comb Harald’s long hair, showing to all how beautiful it was, and the king finally earned the epithet Harald Fairhair. 1050 (Date unknown) A son, Olaf, was born to Harald and Tora. In the same battle, Harald's wife … It is a saga of love and war, but mostly love. his father sent him, with his brother, Halfdan to Ringerike. For his less famous grandson by the same name, see Halfdan Haraldsson the Black.. Halfdan the Black (Old Norse: Halfdanr Svarti) (c. 810 – c. 860) was a ninth-century king of Vestfold.He belonged to the House of Yngling and was the father of Harald Fairhair, the first king of a unified Norway.