1970s|Monarch - Haakon VII
Prime Minister - Oscar Torp (Labour Party)
7 January – 15 died in a mine explosion in Svalbard.
14–25 February – 1952 Winter Olympics are held in Oslo.
Around April 4 five Norwegian seal hunting vessels went down in a storm in the West Ice. The West Ice accidents claimed 78 lives in total.
24 November - Folketeatret (lit. The People's Theatre) opened in Oslo.
Olaf Barda, chess player, becomes the first Norwegian to be awarded the title of International Master
20 March – Thor Heyerdahl received the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature at the 24th Academy Awards for the Kon-Tiki film.
25 January - Inga Balstad, politician
11 March - Vigdis Giltun, politician
6 March – Nils Johan Ringdal, author and historian (died 2008)
25 April - Ketil Bjørnstad, pianist and composer
2 May - Gunda Johansen, politician
13 May - Lars Amund Vaage, author and playwright
19 May - Guri Ingebrigtsen, politician
10 July - Kari Husøy, politician
18 July - Per Petterson, novelist
27 July - Torfinn Bjarkøy, civil servant
8 August - Jostein Gaarder, author
19 August - Lillian Müller, model and actress
18 September - Gunn Olsen, politician
25 October - Helen Fløisand, politician
18 November - Gerd Janne Kristoffersen, politician
Anne-Lise Bakken, politician and Minister
Magnus Takvam, journalist
11 February - Ola Torstensen Lyngstad, politician (born 1894)
14 February - Johan Clementz, boxer (born 1894)
19 February - Knut Hamsun, author, Nobel Prize in Literature laureate (born 1859)
13 March - Johan Nygaardsvold, politician and Prime Minister of Norway (born 1879)
20 April - Sigurd Maseng, diplomat (born 1894)
14 May - Carl Julius Alvin Westerlund, politician (born 1885)
13 June - Andreas Brecke, sailor and Olympic gold medallist (born 1879)
28 September - Ingvald Tøndel, politician (born 1887)
14 November - Aldor Ingebrigtsen, politician (born 1888)
14 December - Fartein Valen, composer and musical theorist (born 1887)
Adam Egede-Nissen, politician (born 1868)
Christian Wegner Haaland, ship-owner and politician (born 1892)
Knut Liestøl, politician and Minister (born 1881)
William Martin Nygaard, publisher and politician (born 1865)
1952 in Norway Wikipedia
Events in the year 1952 in Norway.