Edvard Munch
The works of Edvard Munch set to the music of Rachmaninov.
Plesner (Norwegian family)
Plesner is a Norwegian family of Danish extraction, noted for its association with playwright Henrik Ibsen. Many descendants of the family have occupied prominent positions in Norwegian society.
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Iacob Dybwad Sømme
Iacob Dybwad Sømme (5 September 1898 – 3 March 1944) was a Norwegian ichthyologist and resistance member.
He was born in Etnedal as a son of chief physician Jacob Dybwad Sømme (1866–1923) and Hele...
Thomas Konow
Thomas Konow (10 October 1796 – 10 October 1881) was a Norwegian naval officer and politician, most remembered today as the youngest member of the Constituent Assembly at Eidsvold in 1814.He was born ...
Arnold Hazeland
Arnold Mathew Johan Philip Hazeland (10 February 1859 – 17 November 1945) was a Norwegian judge and politician for the Labour Party.He was born in Birkrem as a son of language teacher John Hazeland an...
Georg Lous
Georg Fredrik Hallager Lous (13 March 1878 – 17 February 1949) was a Norwegian barrister and businessperson.
He was born in Kristiania as a son of Attorney General Karl Lous (1847–1928) and Karoli...
Gunerius Pettersen (1826–1892)
Gunerius Pettersen (18 September 1826 – 2 April 1892) was a Norwegian businessperson. He founded the company Gunerius Pettersen, today named Gunerius Shoppingsenter.He hailed from Drøbak, but moved to...
Bergliot Ibsen
Bergliot Ibsen (née Bjørnson; 10 June 1869 – 2 February 1953) was a Norwegian mezzosoprano singer. She was born in Christiania as daughter of writer and Nobel laureate Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson and Karol...
Evald Rygh
Evald Rygh (26 May 1842 – 9 May 1913) was a Norwegian banker and politician for the Conservative Party. He served as Minister of Finance and Customs and mayor of Kristiania.He was born in Verdal, and ...
Carl Gustav Fleischer
Carl Gustav Fleischer KCB (28 December 1883 – 19 December 1942) was a Norwegian general and the first land commander to win a major victory against the Germans in the Second World War. Having followed...
Oscar Torp
 Oscar Fredrik Torp  (8 June 1893 – 1 May 1958) was a Norwegian politician for the Norwegian Labour Party. He was party leader from 1923 to 1945, and mayor of Oslo in 1935 and 1936. In...
Edvard Munch
Edvard Munch (/mʊŋk/; [ˈɛdvɑʈ muŋk]; 12 December 1863 – 23 January 1944) was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main ...
Gunnar Tolnæs
Gunnar Tolnæs (1879–1940) was a Norwegian-born film actor who worked for most of his career in Denmark.
He was born in Oslo, Norway.
Laura Gundersen
Laura Sofie Coucheron Gundersen (née Svendsen) (27 May 1832 – 1898) was a Norwegian actor, counted as the first native-born tragedienne, and also, in some aspect, as her country's first professional n...
Ibsen family
Ibsen is a Norwegian family of Danish extraction. Its most famous members are playwright Henrik Ibsen, his son, statesman Sigurd Ibsen, and grandson, pioneer film director Tancred Ibsen. Several other...
Iver Holter
Iver Paul Fredrik Holter (13 December 1850 – 27 January 1941) was a Norwegian composer. He was conductor and music director of the Oslo Philharmonic for a quarter century. Iver Paul Fredrik Holt...
Ingvald Smith-Kielland
Ingvald Marillus Emil Smith-Kielland (9 August 1890 – 29 January 1984) was a Norwegian military officer, diplomat, sports official and royal servant.He was born in Egge as the son of Colonel Ingvald M...
Olaf Bull
Olaf Jacob Martin Luther Breda Bull or Olaf Bull was a Norwegian poet. He was born on 10 November 1883 in Kristiania (now Oslo), Norway, and died on 29 June 1933.
Olaf Bull's parents were author ...
Birger Eriksen
Birger Kristian Eriksen (17 November 1875 – 16 July 1958) was a Norwegian officer (with the rank of Oberst) who was instrumental in stopping the first wave of Gruppe 5 of the German invasion for...