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787- Tax-man offers the Vikings to kill his king. They kill the Tax-man.
793- Vikings attack the Lindisfarne Monastery.
795- First raid takes place in Ireland.
851- Vikings stay in England for the first time.
860- Iceland is discovered.
870- Vikings settle in Iceland.
985- Greenland is discovered.
986- Bjarni spots America, but doesn't land.
1000- Leif Eriksson lands at America.
1030- Christianity becomes Norway's most common religion.
1066- Harold Godwinson wins Battle of Stanford Bridge.