Torbjørn Andersen (born 5 January 1957, in Grimstad) is a Norwegian politician for the Progress Party.
He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Aust-Agder in 1997, and has been re-elected on two occasions.
On the local level he was a member of Froland municipal council from 1991 to 1999.
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Torbjørn Yggeseth was a Norwegian ski jumper who was active in the 1960s.
Torbjørn Hansen is a Norwegian politician representing the Conservative Party (Høyre). He is currently a representative of Hordaland in the Storting and was first elected in 2001.
Dag Terje Andersen is a Norwegian politician for the Norwegian Labour Party. In addition to professional politics he has worked at a steel mill and as a lumberjack, something that has given him a reputation for politically representing the average citizen.
Berit Reiss-Andersen is a Norwegian lawyer, author and former politician for the Norwegian Labour Party. She is chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, the 5-member committee that awards the Nobel Peace Prize. She is also a board member of the Nobel Foundation, which has the overall responsibility for all the five Nobel Prizes. She served as state secretary for the Minister of Justice and Police from 1996 to 1997 and as President of the Norwegian Bar Association from 2008 to 2012. She has co-authored two crime novels with former Minister of Justice Anne Holt. She is currently a partner at DLA Piper's Oslo office.
Torbjørn Røe Isaksen is a Norwegian politician, MP for the Conservative Party who has served as Minister of Labour and Social Inclusion since January 2020. He previously served as Minister of Trade and Industry from 2018 to 2020 and Minister of Education and Research from October 2013 to January 2018; except from September to November 2017 when he was on parental leave and his duties was upheld by Henrik Asheim.
The Norway men's national pitch and putt team represents Norway in the pitch and putt international competitions. It is managed by the Norges Pitch & Putt Forbund (NPPF).
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Nils Økland is a Norwegian Hardanger fiddle player known as a bridge builder between contemporary music and folk music, and the brother of the musician Torbjørn Økland.
Henrik Asheim is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party. He has served as Minister of Higher Education since 2020.
Torbjørn Urfjell is a Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party.
Hans Fredrik Dahl is a Norwegian historian, journalist and media scholar, best known in the English-speaking world for his biography of Vidkun Quisling, a Nazi collaborationist and Minister President for Norway during the Second World War. His research is focused on media history, the totalitarian ideologies of the 20th century, and the Second World War. He served as culture editor of Dagbladet 1978–1985 and has been a board member of the paper since 1996. He was a professor at the University of Oslo 1988–2009, and is now a professor emeritus.
Alexander Breidvik is a retired Norwegian football midfielder.
Torbjørn "Toby" Agdestein is a Norwegian professional footballer who currently plays as a striker for OBOS side Aalesund.
Morten Halle is a Norwegian jazz musician (saxophone), composer and music arranger. He was born in Oslo, and he is known from the city's jazz scene and from a series recordings.
Geir Holmsen is a Norwegian jazz musician, bassist, arranger and composer, and married 1983 to the singer Maj Britt Andersen. He participated in various bands connected to the jazz club Club 7 in Oslo, from the mid-1970s, including "Kråbøl", "Lotus" and "Chipahua". He is also known from "Jon Eberson Group" (1980–84), "Jazzpønkensemblet" (1982–85) and "Oslo Rhythm & Blues Ensemble" (1986–87).
Solveig Sundbø Abrahamsen is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party. She was elected as deputy to the Parliament of Norway from Telemark in 2013. She meets as deputy for Torbjørn Røe Isaksen, and is member of the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs.
Torbjørn Sletta Jacobsen is a Norwegian jazz musician (saxophone) and composer. He has composed and produced music for television, radio, audio book and advertising in a variety of genres.
The following is a list of notable events and releases of the year 1954 in Norwegian music.
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