Norwegian History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 367 of 367

  • 1973-02-11 Varg Vikernes, Norwegian black metal musician (convicted of murder and arson), born in Bergen, Norway
  • 1973-02-22 Claus Lundekvam, Norwegian footballer, born in Austevoll, Norway
  • 1973-02-22 Einar Kristian Tveitå, Norwegian athlete
  • 1973-02-26 Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Norwegian football player & manager, born in Kristiansund, Norway
  • 1973-06-15 Tore André Flo, Norwegian footballer
  • 1973-07-20 Haakon Magnus, Crown Prince of Norway
  • 1973-08-19 Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway, married to Crown prince Haakon, born in Kristiansand, Norway
  • 1973-10-02 Lene Nystrøm, Norwegian Eurodance-pop singer (Aqua - "Barbie Girl"), born in Tønsberg, Norway
  • 1973-12-28 Herborg Kråkevik, Norwegian singer and actress, born in Jondal, Norway
  • 1974-01-12 Tor Arne Hetland, Norwegian cross-country skier, born in Stavanger, Norway
  • 1974-03-04 ICS Vortex [Simen Hestnæs], Norwegian vocalist (Arcturus)
  • 1974-04-08 Holger Hott Johansen, Norwegian orienteerist
  • 1974-06-09 Samoth [Tomas Haugen], Norwegian black metal guitarist, drummer (Emperor, Zyklon), and arsonist, born in Hammerfest, Norway
  • 1974-09-17 Tormod Granheim, Norwegian adventurer (extreme skiing), born in Trondheim, Norway
  • 1974-10-11 Terje Håkonsen, Norwegian snowboarder, born in Vinje, Norway
  • 1974-11-07 Chris Summers, Norwegian drummer (Turbonegro), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1974-12-18 Euroboy, Norwegian musician (Turbonegro)
  • 1975-07-20 Erik Hagen, Norwegian footballer
  • 1975-08-07 Gaahl [Kristian Eivind Espedal], Norwegian black metal vocalist (Gorgoroth), born in Sunnfjord, Norway
  • 1975-10-25 Eirik Glambek Bøe, Norwegian musician (Kings of Convenience), born in Bergen, Norway
  • 1975-11-28 Satyr [Sigurd Wongraven], Norwegian heavy metal musician (Satyricon)
  • 1976-02-14 Liv Kristine, Norwegian singer (Leaves' Eyes), born in Stavanger, Norway
  • 1976-09-09 Kristoffer Rygg, Norwegian heavy metal vocalist and musician (Ulver; Arcturus), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1976-11-10 Steffen Iversen, Norwegian footballer, born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1976-11-18 Shagrath [Stian Tomt Thoresen], Norwegian heavy metal singer (Dimmu Borgir), born in Jessheim, Akershus
  • 1978-01-18 Thor Hushovd, Norwegian former professional road bicycle racer widely considered the greatest Norwegian cyclist of all time, born in Grimstad, Norway
  • 1978-05-05 Ola Gjeilo, Norwegian composer (Dreamweaver), born in Skui, Norway
  • 1978-05-07 Nagash [Stian Arnesen], Norwegian black metal musician (Dimmu Borgir; Troll), born ion Norway
  • 1978-08-17 Vibeke Stene, Norwegian goth-metal singer (Tristania), and actress, born in Sokndal, Norway
  • 1978-09-03 Valfar, Norwegian heavy metal vocalist and musician (Windir), born in Sogndal, Norway (d. 2004)
  • 1978-09-29 Kurt Nilsen, Norwegian singer (She's So High, World Idol)
  • 1979-06-13 Nila Håkedal, Norwegian beach volleyball player
  • 1979-09-05 John Carew, Norwegian soccer forward (91 caps; Valencia, Aston Villa), born in Lørenskog, Norway
  • 1980-03-21 Marit Bjørgen, Norwegian cross-country skier, 15 Olympic medals, 18 World Championship medals, born in Trondheim, Norway
  • 1980-08-17 Lene Marlin, Norwegian singer-songwriter, born in Tromsø, Norway
  • 1980-09-24 John Arne Riise, Norwegian footballer, born in Molde, Norway
  • 1980-10-13 Magne Hoseth, Norwegian footballer, born in Averøy, Norway
  • 1981-03-05 Andreas Wiig, Norwegian snowboarder
  • 1981-03-18 Tora Berger, Norwegian biathlete
  • 1981-04-01 Bjørn Einar Romoeren, Norwegian ski jumper (world record longest jump 239m 2005; Olympic bronze team 2006), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1981-04-07 Suzann Pettersen, Norwegian golfer (LPGA C'ship 2007, Evian C'ship 2013), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1981-06-20 Ardian Gashi, Albanian-Norwegian footballer
  • 1981-09-08 Morten Gamst Pedersen, Norwegian footballer (Tromsø), born in Vadsø, Norway
  • 1982-05-19 Pål Steffen Andresen, Norwegian footballer
  • 1982-05-25 Daniel Braaten, Norwegian footballer, born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1982-06-11 Eldar Rønning, Norwegian cross-country skier, born in Levanger, Norway
  • 1982-09-05 Sondre Lerche, Norwegian musician, born in Bergen, Norway
  • 1983-07-01 Marit Larsen, Norwegian musician (M2M)
  • 1983-11-18 Jon Lech Johansen, Norwegian software developer (DeCSS software), born in Harstad, Norway
  • 1984-03-20 Winta [Efrem], Eritrean-Norwegian R&B singer (Hot Romance (Rok With You); Nails on Chalkboard), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1984-05-25 Marion Raven, Norwegian singer and songwriter (M2M), born in Lørenskog, Norway
  • 1984-07-19 Lasse Gjertsen, Norwegian animator (YouTube - Amateur), born in Larvik, Norway
  • 1985-02-10 Anette Sagen, Norwegian ski jumper, born in Mosjøen, Norway
  • 1985-07-30 Daniel Fredheim Holm, Norwegian footballer, born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1986-02-19 Maria Mena, Norwegian pop-folk singer-songwriter ("Hold Me"; "You're The Only One"), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1987-01-22 Astrid Jacobsen, Norwegian cross-country skier, born in Trondheim, Norway
  • 1987-04-18 Sandra Lyng Haugen, Norwegian singer (Play My Drum), born in Mosjøen, Norway
  • 1987-06-16 Per Ciljan Skjelbred, Norwegian footballer (Hertha Berlin, Norway), born in Trondheim, Norway
  • 1988-09-18 Annette Obrestad, Norwegian poker player and YouTuber, born in Sandnes, Norway

Magnus CarlsenMagnus Carlsen (32 years old)

1990-11-30 Norwegian chess Grandmaster, born in Tønsberg, Norway

  • 1995-07-10 Ada Hegerberg, Norwegian soccer striker (first women's Ballon d'Or winner 2018; Olympique Lyonnais FC), born in Molde, Norway
  • 1995-08-08 Malin Reitan, Norwegian singer
  • 1998-12-17 Martin Odegaard, Norwegian footballer, youngest to play for Real Madrid, born in Drammen, Norway
  • 2003-04-29 Maud Behn, Princess of Norway
  • 2004-01-21 Princess Ingrid Alexandra of Norway
  • 2005-12-03 Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway
  • 2008-09-29 Emma Tallulah Behn, Norwegian royal family member, daughter of Princess Marta Luisa

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths