Thomas Vigner Christiansen Haaland (29 August 1859 - 15 July 1913) was a Norwegian politician.
Born in Torvestad, he worked as a banker and ship-owner for the most of his career.
Torvastad is a former municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The municipality existed from 1838 until 1965. The administrative centre was the village of Haugesund, and after that it was the village of Torvastad on the island of Karmøy. Today, the area of Torvastad refers to the northern part of the municipality of Karmøy.
He was a member of Haugesund city council, serving as mayor in 1900, 1902, 1903 and 1910. He served as a deputy representative to the Norwegian Parliament during the term 1904 –1906, representing the Moderate Liberal Party, and in 1907–1909 for the Coalition Party.
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The Moderate Liberal Party was a political party in Norway that emerged from the moderate and religious branches of the Liberal Party in 1888. The party's turn towards cooperation with the Conservative Party caused a party split in 1891, eventually sharpening its profile as a moderate-conservative party based among the low church of south-western Norway. The party was dissolved shortly after the dissolution of the union with Sweden in 1905.
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The Norwegian surnames Haaland and Håland may refer to the following people:
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Events in the year 1859 in Norway.
Events in the year 1913 in Norway.
Thomas Haaland may refer to:
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