Harald Fairhair

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Harald Fairhair
Flateyjarbok Haraldr Halfdan.jpg
Harald Fairhair, in an illustration frae the 14t century Flateyjarbók.
Keeng o Norawa
Ring872–930
SuccessorEric I
Bornc. 850
Dee'dc. 932
Rogaland, Norawa
BuirialHaugesund
SpouseRagnhild Eriksdotter
Åsa Håkonsdotter
IssueEric I o Norawa
Haakon I o Norawa
Full name
Haraldr Hálfdanarson
DynastyFairhair dynasty
FaitherHalfdan the Black
MitherRagnhild (Haraldsdotter or Sigurdsdotter?)
ReleegionNorse releegion

Harald Fairhair (Auld Norse: Haraldr Hárfagri, Norse: Harald Hårfagre; c. 850 – c. 932) wis remembered bi medieval historians as the first Keeng o Norawa. Accordin tae tradeetions current in Norawa an Iceland in the twelft an thirteent centuries, he reigned frae c. 872 tae 930.