842 - Vikings gained a stronghold in Dublin

The first recorded Irish-Viking alliance according to the Irish chronicles, camps were build at Lough Swilly(Donegal), Rosnaree(Meath) and Cael Uisce(Uncertain).
A viking fleet destroyed Quentovic(South of Bourgogne) they killed and captured everybody and left nothing, except for the building the owners bought free.

Hustyn Chronicle tells that Askold and Dir ruled the Rus, they were Swedish nobles or descendants of Swedes.