Harald V of Norway

1937 - Today

Harald V of Norway

Harald V (Norwegian: [ˈhɑ̀rɑl]; born 21 February 1937) is the King of Norway, having ascended the throne upon the death of his father King Olav V on 17 January 1991. Harald was the third child and only son of King Olav V and Princess Märtha of Sweden. He was second in the line of succession at the time of his birth, behind his father. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harald V of Norway has received more than 2,372,207 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 196th most popular politician.

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  • 73

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  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Harald V of Norway ranks 194 out of 14,801Before him are Alfred the Great, Batu Khan, Konrad Adenauer, George H. W. Bush, Septimius Severus, and Suleiman II. After him are Frederick the Great, Leonidas I, Enver Hoxha, Henry II of France, Eva Perón, and Harald Fairhair.

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Among people born in 1937, Harald V of Norway ranks 5Before him are Saddam Hussein, Morgan Freeman, Anthony Hopkins, and Jack Nicholson. After him are Valentina Tereshkova, Dustin Hoffman, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Ridley Scott, Jane Fonda, Bobby Charlton, and Queen Sonja of Norway.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Harald V of Norway ranks 6 out of 508Before him are Edvard Munch (1863), Roald Amundsen (1872), Henrik Ibsen (1828), Edvard Grieg (1843), and Knut Hamsun (1859). After him are Harald Fairhair (850), Fridtjof Nansen (1861), Rollo (846), Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1945), Niels Henrik Abel (1802), and Erik the Red (950).


Among politicians born in Norway, Harald V of Norway ranks 1After him are Harald Fairhair (850), Olaf II of Norway (993), Olaf Tryggvason (963), Vidkun Quisling (1887), Trygve Lie (1896), Gro Harlem Brundtland (1939), Eric Bloodaxe (885), Haakon IV of Norway (1204), Magnus IV of Sweden (1316), Olaf II of Denmark (1370), and Magnus VI of Norway (1238).

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