The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Norse/Teutonic paganism; Viking CBR Scale: S

Name: Hagbard

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: New Comics #1 (Dec. 1935): "Vikings: Episode One"

Creators: Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, R. H. Livingstone

Number of Appearances: 1

Family/Relative: Ivar (grandson)

Birth Place: Norway

Race: white

Gender: male

Note: sent his grandson Ivar to be abandoned in wilderness

King Harald, a viking king, came to Hagbard's village. The king wooed Hagbard's daughter Sigrid and left her pregnant with child. Many months after the viking king had sailed away. Sigrid gave birth to a son, Ivar. Hagbard ordered that his illegitimate grandson be abandoned in the wild.

The gods had other plans for Ivar, however. Odin himself protected the boy, who was rescued by Kol the Wise.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
New Comics #1 (Dec. 1935): "Vikings: Episode One"

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