1960 in Norway

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1960
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Norway
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See also: List of years in Norway

Events in the year 1960 in Norway.

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Events[edit]

  • 1 May - The U-2 incident reveals that the United States uses Norwegian air bases as part of spying missions against the Soviet Union.
  • 20 August - King Olav V declares television officially opened in Norway.
  • 6 October - The Akershus University Hospital opens
  • 1 November – Population Census: 3,591,234 inhabitants in Norway.
  • 9 December - The Norwegian government decides, contrary to the advice of the Norwegian military leadership, that Norway will not acquire any nuclear weapons.
  • NRK began its regular television broadcasts.

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Notable births[edit]

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Notable deaths[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hans Nordvik". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Kristian Østervold". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Arne Sejersted". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Trygve Schjøtt". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 November 2012. 

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