9 fascinating facts about Vikings

From their customs to their conquests, there’s a lot to learn about Vikings. Here are just a few fun facts you never knew before.

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Doris Dallaire
They were some of the first people to come to North America and had settled in what is now Newfoundland.
Jul 9, 2021 6:52PM
Julie Domaille
I am descended from French & Irish vikings. I guess most Brits are. I often think what a fright the locals got when Vikings rowed up the Liffy into Dublin. If the Britons had not had to run up to Stanford Bridge to see off the Vikings then run all the way back to Hastings to fight the Norman's, the outcome could have been very different
Jul 9, 2021 4:58PM
Sandy Mounts Orndorff
I descend from the Vikings. The Duke of Normandy came from Burgandy. They are descendants of the Vikings
Jul 9, 2021 4:19PM
Deena Grady
None surprised me. I like history.
Oct 31, 2022 4:53PM
Priscilla Nielsen
No wonder they like fried pork chops
Aug 11, 2021 5:02PM
Kita Baldwin
Pall info was interesting. I’m always intrigued by life of different times and places.
Jul 30, 2021 8:22PM
Oleg Jerschkowsky
For two generations vikings were rulers of old Rus' with its capital Kyiv. Since the viviling ships had only warriors, the viking crown was inherited by Slavic rulers through intermarriage.
Jul 18, 2021 5:22PM
All were interesting! Did it know most of them! Thank you! 😊👍
Jul 10, 2021 3:41PM
vasily tchaikovsky
Interesting information Thanks , but who care now ?
Jul 10, 2021 1:29PM
Interesting information thank you for sharing!
Jul 10, 2021 9:32AM
Thank goodness, an ancient peoples who had good hygiene! From what I've read about other countries like England, they were disgusting pigs.
Jul 10, 2021 8:39AM
Madi Marven
Wow,that was fascinating,really interesting weren't they wonderful people,am so impressed with their hygiene standards too!!
Jul 10, 2021 4:57AM
I am descended from the Romans, Vikings, Saxons, Angeles, Jutes, Celts, the Normans and anybody else that over ran Britain.
Jul 9, 2021 9:36PM
Pierre Poirier
Doris Dallaire, Colombus did not discover America. ThevFirst Nations discovered it first. The Vikings andvFrench sailors also wre there before Columbus
Jul 9, 2021 7:39PM
Wayne Roberts
Danish Vikings settled mainly on the East coast of Britain. Norwegian Vikings went around the top of Scotland and reached Dublin and Ireland.
Jul 9, 2021 5:52PM


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