Olaf Berg Kindt

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Olaf Berg Kindt.

Olaf Berg Kindt (19 August 1850 – 3 September 1935) was a Norwegian physician.

He was born in Trondhjem as a son of chief physician Christian Sommer Kindt (1816–1903) and Johanne Sofie Berg (1826–1907). In 1878 he married Henriette Augusta Trampe (1854–1929), daughter of a lieutenant colonel.[1]

He finished his secondary education in 1869 and graduated from the Royal Frederick University with the cand.med. degree in 1877. He settled in Trondhjem as a physician in 1885, serving as city physician from 1890 to 1919. He also worked for Trøndernes Arbeidersamfund until 1925, and Ths. Angells stiftelser from 1899.[1]

He was a board member of the Norwegian Medical Association, and from 1924 an honorary member of Trondhjem Medical Association.[1] He was also a fellow of the Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters.[2] He was also a member of Trondhjems Theater Interessentskab.[1] He died in September 1935 and was buried at Lade.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d Steenstrup, Bjørn, ed. (1930). "Kindt, Olaf Berg". Hvem er hvem? (in Norwegian). Oslo: Aschehoug. p. 227. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  2. ^ Hvem er hvem? 1912
  3. ^ "Cemeteries in Norway". DIS-Norge. Retrieved 7 January 2013.