Einar Diesen

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Einar Diesen (4 October 1897 – 8 May 1994) was a Norwegian journalist and newspaper editor. He was born in Bergen.

Diesen was a journalist for the newspaper Aftenposten from 1921, and served as editor-in-chief for Aftenposten from 1948 to 1968. From November 1942 to 1945 he worked for the Norwegian government-in-exile in London. He was president of the Norwegian Tennis Federation from 1933 to 1948.[1][2]

Selected works[edit]

  • Kabalboken (1941)
  • Fra petit til leder (1968)
  • Heksenes hus (1979)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Solheim, John. "Einar Diesen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 15 May 2010. 
  2. ^ Bonde, Arne. "Einar Diesen". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 15 May 2010.