Baldric I Durrandon
|Reign||During the Andal Invasion|
Baldric of House Durrandon, |
First of his Name
|Alias||Baldric the Cunning|
|Royal House||House Durrandon|
|Books||The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)|
During the Andal invasion of the stormlands, the Andals conquered part of Cape Wrath. To prevent them from conquering all of the rainwood, Baldric I manipulated the petty Andal kings and warlords into attacking each other.
Behind the Scenes
Baldric may be a reference by George R. R. Martin to the character of Baldrick from Blackadder. One of Baldrick's catchphrases is "I have a cunning plan", the irony being Baldrick's plans are rarely cunning.