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Historical Events in 845 AD

Battle of InterestViking Siege of Paris

Mar 28 Paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving
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Vikings lay siege to Paris in 845 AD
Vikings lay siege to Paris in 845 AD
  • Nov 22 First King of all Brittany, Nominoe defeats Frankish King Charles the Bald at the Battle of Ballon, near Redon