Here comes the history section of our site in which you will find articles regarding important historical events like wars, expeditions, discoveries and inventions, interesting historical facts and the truth behind historical figures like real Lagertha, Rollo, Floki, Aslaug, Alfred the Great, Bjorn Ironside, Ivar the Boneless and Ragnar Lothbrok from History Channel’s Vikings.

Real Floki (Vikings), Raven/Hrafna-Flóki Vilgerðarson

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If History Channel's Vikings is one of the most popular TV shows today, that is in part thanks to network's amazing choices while casting actors for the roles of unique characters included to the show. And when we think of [...]

Rollo the Viking Duke of Normandy

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Who was Rollo the Viking in real life ? Was Rollo actually Ragnar Lothbrok's brother ? Did he really become a duke of France? Here are the answers to all these questions as accurate as they could be given considering [...]

Ivar the Boneless, Ragnar Lothbrok’s Son

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Ivar the Boneless (Inwaer/Ingvar/Hyngwar) was one of the greatest leaders of Vikings and the legendary commander of the Great Heathen Army. He was the oldest son of Ragnar Lothbrok and Aslaug and had four younger brothers; Bjorn Ironside, Halfdan Ragnarsson, [...]

Bjorn Ironside, Ragnar Lothbrok’s Son

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Bjorn Ironside was one of the kings of Sweden who lived in the 9th century and was assumed to be one of the founders and the first ruler of the protohistoric Swedish dynasty named the Munsö Dynasty. Bjorn Ironside’s Parentage [...]

Lagertha the Shieldmaiden, Ragnar Lothbrok’s Wife

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Lagertha the Shieldmaiden was a Norwegian historical figure and one of Ragnar Lothbrok's wives as depicted in History Channel's TV series, Vikings. She was born in A.C. 795 and although there is no certain information regarding her exact time of death, [...]

Ragnar Lothbrok, the Fearless Viking Hero of Norse History

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Ragnar Lothbrok was a Danish Viking warlord and a renowned hero of Norse history who lived in the 9th century. The legendary Viking, who was also the king of Denmark and Sweden, was also known as Ragnar Sigurdsson as he was [...]