Harald

Harald or Harold is the name of several kings and lesser rulers:

Kings of Denmark

  • Harald I of Denmark (c. 911 – November 1, 987), also known as Harald Bluetooth.
  • Harald II of Denmark
  • Harald III of Denmark

Kings of England

  • Harold I of England, also known as Harold Harefoot.
  • Harold II of England (c. 1022 – October 14, 1066), also known as Harold Godwinson.

Kings of Norway

  • Harald I of Norway (c. 848 – c. 931), also known as Harald Fairhair.
  • Harald II of Norway (died 969), also known as Harald Greycloak.
  • Harald III of Norway (born 1015 – died Stamford bridge, England, September 25, 1066), also known as Harald Hardråde.
  • Harald IV of Norway (died 1136), also known as Harald Gille.
  • Harald V of Norway (born February 21, 1937), present King of Norway.

Grand Dukes of Kiev

  • Mstislav the Great, known as Harald in Norse Sagas

King of Mann (Norwegian vassal)

  • Harald I of Mann (died 1248), also known as Harald the Black.

Earls of Orkney (Norwegian vassals)

  • Harald Haakonsson (died 1127)
  • Harald Maddadsson (c. 1134 – 1206)
  • Harald Eiriksson
Other people
  • Harald Bohr (1887–1951), Danish mathematician
  • Harald Sandberg (born 1951), Swedish diplomat

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Strut-Harald
... Strut-Harald ("Stretched Harald") was a semi-legendary jarl or petty king who ruled over the Danish territory of Scania (in what is now southern Sweden) during the late ... identify him as the son of Gorm the Old, making him a brother or half-brother of Harald Bluetooth ... According to Snorri Sturluson, Strut-Harald was jarl of "Jomsborg in Wendland." Strut-Harald was the father of Sigvaldi Strut-Haraldsson and Thorkell the ...
Andreas Hallén - Works - Operas
... Harald der Wiking (1881) Harald Viking (1884) (Revised and translated version of Harald der Wiking) Hexfällan (Witch’s trap) (1896) Valdemarskatten (Valdemar’s Treasure) (1899) Valborgsmässa (Walpurgis Night) (1 ...
Auðunn Illskælda
... Skáldatal lists him as one of Harald Finehair's skalds ... Egils saga Skallagrímssonar notes that he was Harald's oldest skald, and had earlier been a skald for Harald's father Hálfdan svarti ... He was called illskælda because he had once in a drápa about Harald copied a refrain from another skald called Úlfr Sebbason ...