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Statue of Rollo in the Town Park, Alesund, More og Romsdal, Norway. Rollo was a Viking, also known as Gange-Rolf. He is said to be from the island Giske outside Ålesund, and fled to France in 911, where he founded Normandy. He was the forefather of William the Conqueror.

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