Alfred the Great
stopped Vikings and unified Anglo-Saxon kingdom to put up a united front against the Vikings; only English king with the title "Great"
Erik the Red
a Viking from Norway who founded Greenland's first European settlement
Norwegian navigator who discovered Vinland in A.D 1000, son of Eric the Red,
Rus king who sent envoys to study the religions of the various neighboring nations whose representatives had been urging him to embrace their respective faiths. Rejected Islam and Judasim, decided upon Christianity after hearing reports of Constantinople
Norse chieftain who invaded France repeatedly at last was awarded Normandy and became duke(860-931),
Canute the Great
king of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him, after Edmund's death, became king of all England. Was loved by the people.
William the Conqueror
Defeated Harold at the battle of Hastings; made Domesday Book