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Harold I (Harefoot)
(1016 - 1040)

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1016 Born in Denmark to Canute the Great and AElgifu
1035 Canute dies and Harold is regent in name (it is likely that Emma of Normandy - Hardicanute's mother - was really running the country while Hardicanute (the successor) deals with problems in Denmark
1037 Harold, with the support of his mother and Earl Godwine, seizes the treasury and is crowned King
1040 Dies 17 March
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