Björn Ironside

Björn Ironside was a legendary King of Sweden, a Norse Viking Leader who lived sometime in the 9th century. He had many siblings and was son of the notorious Viking King, Ragnar Lothbrok. Björn led as a commander in many raids and expeditions in Britain, North Africa and the Mediterranean, reaching out to the coasts of Spain, France and Italy. According to some legends, he eventually returned home to Scandinavia, where he lived as a very rich man and respectful King. He is considered to be one of the greatest Vikings that ever lived and it’s believed that he was the first ruler of the Munsö dynasty.