Thor Fossum

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Thor Fossum (29 June 1916 21 August 1993) was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

He was born in Bærum.

He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Akershus in 1961, and was re-elected on one occasion. He had previously served in the position of deputy representative in the period 19581961, but during this whole period he met as a regular representative since Halvard Manthey Lange had been appointed to the Cabinet.

Akershus County (fylke) of Norway

Akershus[²ɑːkəʂˌhʉːs](listen) is a county in Norway, bordering Hedmark, Oppland, Buskerud, Oslo, and Østfold; it also has a short border with Sweden (Värmland). Akershus, with a little over 614,000 inhabitants, is the second most populated county by population after Oslo. The county is named after Akershus Fortress. The county administration is in Oslo, which is not part of the county per se.

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