Cnut the Great
Cnut the Great (Old Norse: Knútr inn ríki; c. 985 or 995 – 12 November 1035), more commonly known as Canute, was a king of Denmark, England, Norway, and parts of Sweden, together often referred t...
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Battle of the Helgeå
Battle of the Helgeå (Norwegian: Slaget ved Helgeå, Swedish: Slaget vid Helgeå) was a naval engagement which took place during 1026, between joint Danish and English forces and a combined Norwegian an...
Emma of Normandy
Emma of Normandy (c. 985 – 6 March 1052) was a queen consort of England, Denmark and Norway. She was the daughter of Richard I, Duke of Normandy, and his second wife, Gunnora. Through her marriages to...
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Ælfgifu of Northampton
Ælfgifu of Northampton (c. 990 – after 1040) was the first wife of King Cnut of England and Denmark, and mother of King Harold I of England (1035–40). She served as Queen regent of Norway from 1030 to...
Svein Knutsson
Svein Knutsson (Old Norse: Sveinn Knútsson) c. 1016–1035, was the son of Cnut the Great, king of Denmark, Norway, and England, and his first wife Ælfgifu of Northampton, a Mercian noblewoman. In 1017 ...
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Gunhilda of Denmark
Gunhilda of Denmark (c. 1020 – 18 July 1038) was the first spouse of Henry III, Holy Roman Emperor.
Gunhilda was a daughter of Canute the Great and his second wife, Emma of Normandy. Her mate...
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Cultural depictions of Cnut the Great
Cnut the Great has been depicted in a number of fictional works.
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Battle of Assandun
The Battle of Assandun (or Essendune) was fought between Danish and English armies on 18 October 1016. There is disagreement whether Assandun may be Ashdon near Saffron Walden in north Essex or, as lo...
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Harthacnut
Harthacnut, Harðacnut, or Canute III (Danish: Hardeknud; "Tough-knot"; c.1018 – 8 June 1042) was King of Denmark from 1035 to 1042 and King of England from 1040 to 1042.He was the son of King Cnut...
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Harold Harefoot
Harold Harefoot or Harold I (c. 1015 – 17 March 1040) was King of England from 1035 to 1040. His cognomen "Harefoot" referred to his speed, and the skill of his huntsmanship. He was the younger son of...
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North Sea Empire
The North Sea Empire is the name usually given to the historical unified kingdom ruled by Cnut the Great as king of England, Denmark, Norway, and parts of Sweden between 1016 and 1035. It can also be ...
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