9. October - Leif Eiríksson Day in USA

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Sigurtor Holm on October 10, 2012

Leif Erikson Day is an annual American observance which occurs on October 9. It honors Leifur Eiríksson - Leifr Eiríksson , the Icelandic explorer, - DISCOVERER OF VINLAND THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 1001 AD.

Leif was born in Iceland in about 960 AD, son of Eric the Red

Leo Roundtree on October 23, 2012

Belated Happy Leif Eiriksson Day, my dear friend.

Ian Stehbens on November 29, 2012

A deservedly proud monument! And your new lens has made a great image, Sig.

Kind regards,


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Sigurtor Holm
Seltjarnarnes, Capital Region, Iceland

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