Puneet Varma

1927 in Norway

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1927 in Norway
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Events in the year 1927 in Norway.

Contents

Incumbents

  • Monarch - Haakon VII
  • Events

  • Norsk Hydro forms a companionship with the German company IG Farben in order to gain access to the newly developed Haber-Bosch process for manufacturing artificial fertilizer. By 1945 IG Farben has become majority shareholder.
  • The 1927 Parliamentary election takes place.
  • Arts and literature

  • The avant-garde theatre Balkongen is started by Agnes Mowinckel.
  • Arbeidermagasinet established.
  • Sport

  • The first ski jumping hill of Midtstubakken was constructed in 1927
  • Oslo hosted the 1927 World Figure Skating Championships
  • Notable births

  • 7 January - Jan Bull, author and theatre instructor (died 1985)
  • 18 January - Jack Erik Kjuus, anti-immigration politician (died 2009)
  • 18 January - Johannes Østtveit, politician
  • 27 January - Torvild Aakvaag, businessperson
  • 30 January - Odd Blomdal, judge and civil servant
  • 5 February - Kristian Kvakland, sculptor and artist
  • 14 February - Kjell Thorbjørn Kristensen, politician (died 1995)
  • 17 February - Leif Kolflaath, politician (died 2001)
  • 7 March - John Olav Larssen, evangelical preacher and missionary (died 2009)
  • 16 March - Gunnar Vada, politician
  • 20 March - Marie Borge Refsum, politician
  • 29 March - Bjørge Lillelien, sports journalist and commentator (died 1987)
  • 31 March - Knut Frydenlund, politician and Minister (died 1987)
  • 3 April - Arne Johansen, speed skater and Olympic bronze medallist
  • 4 April - Sigurd Kalheim, politician (died 2007)
  • 5 April - Arne Hoel, ski jumper (died 2006)
  • 5 April - Halvor Næs, ski jumper
  • 24 April - Ingerid Vardund, actress (died 2006)
  • 29 April - Harald U. Lied, politician (died 2002)
  • 10 May - Eva Knardahl, pianist (died 2006)
  • 13 May - Willy Jansson, politician
  • 19 May - Sivert Langholm, historian
  • 23 May - Bodil Skjånes Dugstad, politician
  • 30 May - Thor Knudsen, politician (died 2006)
  • 4 June - Sigurd Verdal, politician
  • 6 July - Finn Backer, judge
  • 15 July - Håkon Brusveen, cross country skier and Olympic gold medallist
  • 20 July - Asbjørn Sjøthun, politician (died 2010)
  • 2 August - Willy Haugli, jurist and Oslo chief of police (died 2009)
  • 17 August - Gunnar Gravdahl, politician
  • 20 August - Ole Vatnan, civil servant
  • 2 September - Hans Frette, politician (died 1989)
  • 16 September - Gina Sigstad, cross country skier
  • 26 September - Rolv Hellesylt, judge
  • 27 September - Egil Bakke, civil servant
  • 8 October - Torbjørn Falkanger, ski jumper
  • 3 November - Odvar Nordli, politician and Prime Minister of Norway
  • 4 November - Målfrid Floan Belbo, politician
  • 5 November - Benn John Valsø, bobsledder (died 1995)
  • 8 November - Ingrid Bjoner, opera singer (died 2006)
  • 8 November - Kåre Øistein Hansen, politician
  • 30 November - Kjell Venås, philologist
  • 5 December - Per Gjelten, Nordic skier (died 1991).
  • 11 December - Stein Eriksen, alpine skier, Olympic gold medallist and World Champion
  • 11 December - Trygve Moe, journalist
  • 15 December - Ole N. Hoemsnes, journalist
  • 21 December - Åge Hovengen, politician
  • Notable deaths

  • 22 March - Ingebrigt Vik, sculptor (born 1867)
  • 9 April - Georg Ossian Sars, marine biologist (born 1837)
  • 25 July - Christian Fredrik Michelet, politician and Minister (born 1863)
  • 7 September - Bernhard Brænne, politician and Minister (born 1854)
  • October - Adolf Nilsen, rower and Olympic bronze medallist (born 1895)
  • 1 October - Johan Friele, sailor and Olympic gold medallist (born 1866)
  • 4 November - Ole Olsen, organist, composer, conductor and military musician (born 1850)
  • 11 November - Kristian Prestrud, polar explorer (born 1881)
  • 8 December - Hjalmar August Schiøtz, ophthalmologist (born 1850)
  • 25 December - Oskar Omdal, Norwegian Navy pilot (born 1895)
  • Full date unknown

  • Christian Bjelland I, businessperson (born 1858)
  • References

    1927 in Norway Wikipedia


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