The younger daughter of Alfred the Great who became countess of Flanders.
A new book has been published by Andrew Breeze on early medieval battles in Britain. The table of contents reveal there are at least three chapters about battles with or against Vikings. Read a fine review on the blog Senchus.
1023 – Death of Wulfstan II ‘Lupus’, Archbishop of York.
Archbishop of York famous for his Sermon of the Wolf.
946 – Death of Edmund I, King of England
Half-brother to Æthelstan, ruled only seven years. Father of Edgar the Peaceable.