Thomas Vigner Christiansen Haaland

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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. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 3 Thomas Vigner Christiansen Haaland Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD)
  2. Mayors of Haugesund