932 Gunnbjörn Ulf-Krakuson sighted Greenland

Gunnbjörn Ulf-Krakuson building ship
Gunnbjörn Ulf-Krakuson sighted an unknown land to the west of Iceland after Gunnbjörn was driven off course by a storm under one of his expeditions. Gunnbjörn saw a group of islands or “skerries,” and these islands later became known as Gunnbjörn’s Skerries. No attempt were made explore the island.
Viking Vinland map
August 28 Richard the fearless, duke of Normandy was born.(dead 996)

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