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1885 in Norway

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1885 in Norway
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Events in the year 1885 in Norway.

Contents

Incumbents

  • Monarch: Oscar II
  • Prime Minister: Johan Sverdrup
  • Events

  • Norwegian parliamentary election is won by the Liberal Party of Norway.
  • 26 February — A speed skating duel at Frognerkilen between Axel Paulsen and Renke van der Zee was attended by between 20,000 and 30,000 spectators.
  • Arts and literature

  • Fra Kristiania-Bohêmen, novel by Hans Jæger
  • January to March

  • 8 January - Anders Hove, politician (died 1978)
  • 8 January - Anders Tjøstolvsen Noddeland, politician (died 1960)
  • 16 January - Kristian Østervold, sailor and Olympic gold medallist (died 1960)
  • 26 February - Odd Isaachsen Willoch, naval officer (died 1940)
  • 11 March - Per Mathiesen, gymnast and Olympic gold medallist (died 1971)
  • 17 March - Einar Strøm, gymnast and Olympic gold medallist (died 1964)
  • April to June

  • 4 April - Daniel Johansen, track and field athlete (died 1967)
  • 27 May - Kristian Johan Bodøgaard, politician (died 1971)
  • 2 June - Tollef Tollefsen, rower and Olympic bronze medallist (died 1963)
  • 2 June - Carl Julius Alvin Westerlund, politician (died 1952)
  • 15 June - Ole Landmark, architect (died 1970)
  • 24 June - Olaf Holtedahl, geologist (died 1975)
  • July to September

  • 28 July - Jens Martin Arctander Jenssen, politician (died 1968)
  • 17 August - Alfred Høy, manager of Meraker Smelteverk (died 1970).
  • 29 August - Paul Martin Dahlø, politician (died 1967)
  • 12 September - Lars Sverkeson Romundstad, politician (died 1961)
  • 29 September - Karl Johan Fjermeros, politician (died 1972)
  • October to December

  • 13 October - Viggo Brun, mathematician (died 1978)
  • 23 November - Sverre Gjørwad, politician (died 1969)
  • 26 November - Ole Jensen Rong, politician (died 1953)
  • 6 December - Helge Klæstad, judge (died 1965)
  • 9 December - Søren Hans Smith Sørensen, ship-owner and politician (died 1973)
  • Full date unknown

  • Olav Gullvåg, playwright, novelist, poet and editor (died 1961)
  • Magnhild Haalke, novelist (died 1984)
  • Alf Jacobsen, sailor and Olympic gold medallist
  • Arne Kildal, librarian and civil servant (died 1972)
  • Lars Magnus Moen, politician and Minister (died 1964)
  • Ulrik Olsen, politician and Minister (died 1963)
  • Deaths

  • 13 May - Christian Torber Hegge Geelmuyden, navy officer and politician (born 1816)
  • 12 September - Oluf Steen Julius Berner, politician (died 1809)
  • Full date unknown

  • Peter Christen Asbjørnsen, writer and scholar (born 1812)
  • Nils Jønsberg, priest and politician (born 1808)
  • References

    1885 in Norway Wikipedia


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