Heidrek Ulfhamr Angantyrsson, King of Reiðgotaland (c.542 - 602) MP

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Nicknames: "Ulfhamr", "Ulfham", "Wolfhide"
Birthplace: Reidgotalandi, Norway
Death: Died in Hedemark,,,Norway
Occupation: King of Reiðgotaland, King of the Vandals and Alans, Roi des Vandales de 523 à 530, Kung av Reidgotalandi
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About Heidrek Ulfhamr Angantyrsson, King of Reiðgotaland

Heidrek "Ulfhamr" Angatyrson, king in Reidgotaland.

  • Father: Angantyr
  • Wife: Amfelda
  • Daughter: Hild, mother of Halfdan "Snälle", who was father of Ivar Vidfamne

Note: Some genealogies mix him with Hilderic, second-to-last king of the Vandals. No documentation has been presented for such an association.


Angantyr was king over Reidgotaland for many years. He was powerful and a great warrior, and from him are descended lines of kings. His son was Heidrek Wolfhide, who succeeded him and ruled long in Reidgotaland. He had a daughter called Hild. She was the mother of Halfdan Snjalli, father of Ivar the Wide-Grip.

Source: The Saga of Hervor King Heidrek the Wise, Epilogue: The Descendents of Angantyr

See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hervarar_saga

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