POLITICIAN

Olav V of Norway

1903 - 1991

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Olav V (Norwegian pronunciation: [ˈûːlɑːv dɛn ˈfɛ̂mtə]; born Prince Alexander of Denmark; 2 July 1903 – 17 January 1991) was King of Norway from 1957 until his death in 1991. Olav was the only child of King Haakon VII of Norway and Maud of Wales. He became heir apparent to the Norwegian throne when his father was elected King of Norway in 1905. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Olav V of Norway has received more than 2,288,037 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Olav V of Norway is the 627th most popular politician (down from 575th in 2019), the 171st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 150th in 2019) and the 37th most popular British Politician.

Olav V of Norway is most famous for being the King of Norway from 1957 to 1991.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Olav V of Norway ranks 627 out of 15,710Before him are Catiline, Mobutu Sese Seko, Valentinian I, Mustafa IV, Enrico Dandolo, and Hezekiah. After him are Franjo Tuđman, Diane de Poitiers, Peleus, Charles I of Anjou, Manuel I of Portugal, and Christian II of Denmark.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1903, Olav V of Norway ranks 8Before him are John von Neumann, Konrad Lorenz, Theodor W. Adorno, Aram Khachaturian, Georges Simenon, and Ernst Kaltenbrunner. After him are Mark Rothko, Vladimir Horowitz, Habib Bourguiba, Marguerite Yourcenar, Andrey Kolmogorov, and Galeazzo Ciano. Among people deceased in 1991, Olav V of Norway ranks 5Before him are Freddie Mercury, Vasily Zaitsev, Isaac Bashevis Singer, and Dr. Seuss. After him are Serge Gainsbourg, Miles Davis, Yves Montand, Klaus Kinski, Klaus Barbie, Jiang Qing, and Graham Greene.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Olav V of Norway ranks 171 out of 6,924Before him are William Gilbert (1544), Francis Crick (1916), Howard Carter (1874), Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1665), Edward Smith (1850), and Rowan Atkinson (1955). After him are James Chadwick (1891), George Boole (1815), Thomas Henry Huxley (1825), Jeff Beck (1944), Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830), and Ken Loach (1936).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Olav V of Norway ranks 37Before him are Neville Chamberlain (1869), George III of the United Kingdom (1738), Edward the Elder (871), Anthony Eden (1897), Robert the Bruce (1274), and Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1665). After him are Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830), Henry III of England (1207), Boudica (33), Henry I of England (1068), Harold Wilson (1916), and James V of Scotland (1512).