Vikings season 3 & 4 / Vikings in West Francia

Vikings in West Francia / Vikings season 3 & 4

  • Kings of West FranciaThe First Viking attack on Paris in 845

 

  • Rolf the Ganger, or Rollo raided the region of Neustria in 877.
  • The King Charles died in 877 and left the city in a chaotic state. As a result, several different rulers’ unsuccessfully reigned for short periods and all failed to create a defense against the raging Vikings. At last, in 884, the King of Germany and Italy Charles the Fat took the throne of Frankia.
  • The Second Viking Siege of Paris 885-886

 

  • Rollo returned to the lands of Frankia in 911.