753- Iceland is united by King Alexander "the great".
780- First attempt by foreigners to invade the island fails.
795- The Icelandic regiment of Knights is created, first official formalised army.
817- King Harold II of Iceland invades Scotland.
833- Oldest palace in Icelandic history starts to be built, the Royal Palace of Alexander.
859- Vikings raid Statton, though King Frederick "the bold" drives them off. First Great Viking War begins.
870- First Great Viking War ends.
874- Norway is invaded by Iceland.
890- Second Great Viking War begins after border disputes in Scandinavia.
899- King William of Iceland assassinated by Viking agents.