1029 - Sweynn was elected as king of Norway

England
Cnut the great demanded Earl Haakon to England, but Haakon shipwrecked outside the coast of Scotland and the earl drowned.
Norway
The 13 year old son of Cnut, Sweynn was elected as king of Norway. Cnut gave the role as guardians for Sweynn to Elgyfu, mother of Sweynn and Harold, son of Thorkil the tall. Olav the holy landed in Norway with an army.