Sjur Lindebrække

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Sjur Lindebrække (6 April 1909 – 1 October 1998) was a Norwegian banker and Conservative Party of Norway politician.[1]

From 1940 he worked as assistant manager in Bergens Privatbank, and became bank manager in 1945, administrative director in 1959, and from 1969 he was working chairman. He was a Storting representative between 1945 and 1953, and was chairman of the Norwegian Conservative Party from 1962 to 1970. Lindebrække was a member of the Norwegian Nobel Committee from 1976 to 1981.[2]

He was born in Voss.[3]

During the 1940 Norwegian Campaign, Lindebrække was mobilized by the Norwegian 4th Division.[4]


  1. ^ "Sjur Lindebrække" "Norsk biografisk leksikon". Retrieved 19 June 2013.
  2. ^ "Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates" Nobel Prize. Retrieved 19 June 2013.
  3. ^ "Sjur Lindebrække" Vestraat. Retrieved 19 June 2013.
  4. ^ Hunnes 1950, p. 83


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Party political offices
Preceded by
Alv Kjøs
Chairman of the Norwegian Conservative Party
Succeeded by
Kåre Willoch