1941 in Norway

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1941
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Events in the year 1941 in Norway.

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Events[edit]

Heinrich Himmler visited Norway in 1941. Seated (from left to right) are Quisling, Himmler, Josef Terboven, the Nazi gauleiter who was the effective ruler of Norway during the occupation, and General Nikolaus von Falkenhorst, the commander of the German forces in Norway.

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Notable births[edit]

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Notable deaths[edit]

  • 9 January (in England) - Ragnar Vik, sailor and Olympic gold medallist (born 1893).[4]
  • 24 January - Finn Blakstad, farmer and politician (born 1865)
  • 1 August - Waldemar Ager, newspaperman and author in America (born 1869)
  • 10 September - Viggo Hansteen, lawyer and politician, executed (born 1900)
  • 10 September - Rolf Wickstrøm, labour activist, executed (born 1912)
  • 15 November - Fredrik Stang, politician and Minister (born 1867)
  • 3 December - Christian Sinding, composer (born 1856)
  • 27 December - Martin Linge, actor and military commander (born 1894)

Full date unknown[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rønneberg, Anton (1949). Nationaltheatret gjennom femti år (in Norwegian). Oslo: Gyldendal. pp. 382–387. 
  2. ^ Ringdal, Nils Johan (1995). "Teaterstreiken". In Dahl, Hjeltnes, Nøkleby, Ringdal, Sørensen. Norsk krigsleksikon 1940–1945 (in Norwegian). Oslo: Cappelen. ISBN 82-02-14138-9. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Rottem, Øystein. "Atle Kittang". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 1 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Ragnar Vik". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 November 2012. 

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