Neha Patil

1989 in Norway

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1989 in Norway
Decades:  1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s

Events in the year 1989 in Norway.

Contents

Incumbents

  • Monarch - Olav V
  • Prime Minister - Gro Harlem Brundtland (Labour Party) until 16 October, Jan P. Syse (Conservative Party)
  • Events

  • 30 March – The Oseberg oil field and the first gas pipeline to mainland Norway were opened.
  • 1 June – Pope John Paul II visited Norway for the first time. This was the first time a pope has ever visited Norway.
  • 9 May - the ban on Skateboarding in Norway, which was in act since 1978, is removed.
  • 7 July – The opening of the Atlanterhavsveien Road.
  • 8 September – A Norwegian passenger plane crashed outside Hirtshals. All the 55 on board died.
  • 11 September – The 1989 Parliamentary election takes place.
  • 9 October – The opening of the Sami Parliament of Norway.
  • 16 October – Gro Harlem Brundtland resigns, with her cabinet, as Prime Minister of Norway for the second time.
  • 16 October – Syse's Cabinet was appointed.
  • Sports

    3 November - Torgeir Bryn becomes the first Norwegian to play in the NBA, when he played 2 minutes for the Los Angeles Clippers against Houston Rockets.

    Notable births

  • 29 January - Marita Skammelsrud Lund, Norwegian footballer
  • Notable deaths

  • 9 January - Øivind Jensen, boxer (born 1905)
  • 10 January - Kai Fjell, painter, printmaker and scenographer (born 1907)
  • 11 January - Thor Myklebust, politician (born 1908)
  • 4 February – Johanne Reutz Gjermoe, economist and politician (born 1896).
  • 19 February - Sigurd Marius Johansen, politician (born 1906)
  • 2 March - Claus Egil Feyling, politician (born 1916)
  • 7 April - Per Hysing-Dahl, politician (born 1920)
  • 7 May - Anton Rønneberg, writer, theatre critic, dramaturg and theatre director (born 1902)
  • 17 May - Hallvard Eika, politician and Minister (born 1920)
  • 25 May – Arne Selberg, bridge engineer (born 1910).
  • 23 June - Arne Tuft, cross country skier (born 1911)
  • 5 August - John Larsen, rifle shooter, Olympic gold medallist and World Champion (born 1913)
  • 12 August - Lillebil Ibsen, dancer and actress (born 1899)
  • 25 August - Hans Børli, poet and writer (born 1918)
  • 16 October - Hans Frette, politician (born 1927)
  • 22 October - Bjarne Daniel Solli, politician (born 1910)
  • 28 October - Johannes Lislerud, politician (born 1911)
  • 30 November - Ingeborg Refling Hagen, author and teacher (born 1895)
  • 9 December - Gunnar Bøe, economist and politician (born 1917)
  • 30 December - Gunn Vigdis Olsen-Hagen, politician (born 1946)
  • Full date unknown

  • Rolf Hauge, army officer (born 1915)
  • Andreas Holmsen, professor and historian (born 1906)
  • Leif Iversen, politician (born 1911)
  • Paulus Svendsen, historian of literature and ideas (born 1904)
  • References

    1989 in Norway Wikipedia


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