Carl Otto Løvenskiold

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Carl Otto Løvenskiold (23 December 1839 – 1 October 1916) was a Norwegian naval officer, politician and land owner.

He was a Prime Minister in Stockholm in 1884, and a member of the Parliament from 1889 to 1897, representing Akershus and the Conservative Party.[1][2]

The Spitsbergen icecap Løvenskioldfonna and the mountain ridge Carlsfjella is named after him.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mardal, Magnus A. "Carl Otto Løvenskiold". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 26 February 2011. 
  2. ^ Bratberg, Terje. "Carl Otto Løvenskiold". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 26 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Løvenskioldfonna (Svalbard)". Norwegian Polar Institute. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "Carlsfjella (Svalbard)". Norwegian Polar Institute. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Wolfgang Wenzel von Haffner
Prime Minister in Stockholm
April 1884–June 1884
Succeeded by
Ole Jørgen Richter