Alfred the Great / 9th century

Alfred the Great (“elf counsel” or “wise elf”; 849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to 899. Alfred was the youngest son of King Æthelwulf of Wessex.

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IN POPULAR CULTURE

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Vikings season4- (heavily fictionalized)

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The Last Kingdom Alfred (22 –  ) 

1969 Alfred the Great, directed by Clive Donner
2015 Horrible Histories (Season 6 Episode 2) Awesome Alfred The Great
2015 The Last Kingdom
2016 Vikings (Season 4-)