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23 September

murder

1241 – Assassination of Snorri Sturluson

An important chieftain, and literary mastermind, was caught up in politics with the king of Norway that would eventually lead to his downfall. He was killed in the cellar of his house, by his strongest enemy’s men.

The Viking Age Podcast – COA 16, all about Snorri.

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