Thor Fossum

Last updated

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.

Related Research Articles

A referendum on joining the European Union was held in Norway on 27 and 28 November 1994. After a long period of heated debate, the "no" side won with 52.2 per cent of the vote, on a turnout of 88.6 per cent. Membership of what was then the European Community had previously been rejected in a 1972 referendum, and by French veto in 1962.

Bjarne Lyngstad was a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party.

Einar Hole Moxnes Norwegian politician

Einar Hole Moxnes was a Norwegian politician for the Centre Party.

Red Party (Norway) Norwegian political party

The Red Party is a Norwegian political party. The party was founded in March 2007 by a merger of the Workers' Communist Party and the Red Electoral Alliance.

Kåre Martin Hansen was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Harald Selås was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. He was born in Holt.

Torger Hovi was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Thor Myklebust Norwegian politician

Thor Myklebust was a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party and later the Liberal People's Party.

Thor-Eirik Gulbrandsen was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Salve Andreas Salvesen was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Torfinn Opheim Norwegian politician

Torfinn Opheim is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Thor Lund was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Sindre Fossum Beyer Norwegian politician

Sindre Fossum Beyer is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.

Odd With was a Norwegian politician for the Christian Democratic Party. He served as the County Governor of Nordland county from 1983 until 1991 and he was a member of the Parliament of Norway from 1973-1985.

Jon Fossum was a Norwegian orienteer and politician for the Conservative Party.

Hårek Elvenes Norwegian politician

Hårek Elvenes is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.

Fossum Bridge

Fossum Bridge is a bridge crossing the river Glomma at Askim in Viken county, Norway. The old wooden bridge was an arch bridge with two spans which opened in 1856. That bridge was partly destroyed in the Battle of Fossum Bridge during the Nazi invasion of Norway in April 1940. The current bridge dates from 1961 and is a suspension bridge with a main span of 125 metres.

Fossum is a Norwegian surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Steinar Eriksen is a Norwegian businessperson and politician for the Conservative Party. He was a two-term MP.

Grethe G. Fossum was a Norwegian politician. She served one term in the Storting from Hedmark from 1997 to 2001. She was also a deputy representative from 1989 to 1997 and 2001 to 2005. Fossum was a member of the Labour Party.

References