Thor-Eirik Gulbrandsen Mykland

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Thor-Eirik Gulbrandsen (15 July 1940 25 July 2014) was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Gulbrandsen was born in Fjære. He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Akershus in 1977, and was re-elected on three occasions. He had previously served in the position of deputy representative during the terms 19691973 and 19731977. During his second term as a deputy, he filled in for Sonja Aase Ludvigsen meanwhile she was appointed to the Cabinet, and then replaced her permanently when she died in July 1974.

Fjære Former Municipality in Southern Norway, Norway

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Gulbrandsen was a deputy member of the executive committee of Skedsmo municipality council during the term 19671971, and a member of the council from 19992003. In 1999, he was expelled from the Labor Party after he supported a rival candidate for Skedsmo mayor. [1]

Skedsmo Municipality in Akershus, Norway

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After he retired from national politics he took on the last name "Gulbrandsen Mykland". [2]

He died on 25 July 2014. [3]

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References

  1. "Thor-Eirik Gulbrandsen-Mykland er død". Romerikes Blad . Retrieved 23 August 2014.
  2. "Thor-Eirik Gulbrandsen" . Retrieved 23 August 2014.
  3. "Mykland, Thor-Eirik Gulbrandsen (1940-2014)" . Retrieved 23 August 2014.
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