Torgeir Andreas Berge (17 February 1897 – 30 April 1973) was a Norwegian farmer and politician for the Labour Party from Sandar. He represented Vestfold for three periods in the Parliament of Norway from 1950 to 1961. Prior to that, he sat in the municipal council of Sandar from 1945 to 1955. He was chairman of Statskog from 1957 to 1969 and board member of Norges Kooperative Landsforening from 1949 to 1963. Berge was born in Fusa.
Torgeir Eikstad Micaelsen is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Buskerud in 2005. He had previously served as a deputy representative during the term 2001–2005. Micaelsen made it to some fame as "the man who got slapped by Martin Schanche". The incident happened during a 2003 school debate in Drammen.
Bård André Hoksrud is a Norwegian politician for the Progress Party. Since 2005, he has been a member of the Storting. He served as Minister of Agriculture and Food from 2018-2019, and as State Secretary at the Ministry of Transport and Communications from 2013-2015.
Åge Hadler is a Norwegian orienteering competitor, winner of the 1966 and 1972 individual World Orienteering Championships, relay champion from 1970, and individual bronze medalist from 1968.
Randolph E. Haugan was an American author, editor, and publisher.
Per Kristiansen is a former Norwegian orienteering competitor who competed in the 1950s and 1960s, and later served as an official for the sport at a national level. He became National Champion both individually and in relay, and was twice the individual medal winner at the Scandinavian Championships. He participated at the two first European Orienteering Championships, with a silver medal in relay as his best result.
Events in the year 1897 in Norway.
Events in the year 1973 in Norway.
Arvid Torgeir Lie was a Norwegian poet, writer of short stories and translator. He was born in Skafså in Mo, current Tokke municipality. Among his poetry collections are Under fuglens vengjekross (1967) and Snøvinter (1968), and his collection of short stories, Den nye maskina og andre noveller, came in 1986.
Torgeir Børven is a Norwegian football who plays as a striker for Turkish club Ankaragücü. He has previously played for FC Twente, Brann, Vålerenga, Odd and Rosenborg, and has represented his country at under-21 level.
Torgeir is a given name. Notable people with the name include:
Torgeir Tarjei Olavsson Vraa was a Norwegian educator, newspaper editor and politician for the Labour Party.
Lilyhammer is a Norwegian–American television series starring Steven Van Zandt about a former New York-based gangster named Frank "The Fixer" Tagliano trying to start a new life in isolated Lillehammer, Norway. The first season premiered on Norwegian NRK1 on 25 January 2012 with a record audience of 998,000 viewers, and premiered on Netflix in North America on 6 February 2012, with all eight episodes available in full for streaming on the service. Lilyhammer was promoted as "the first time Netflix offered exclusive content".
Torgeir Knag Fylkesnes is a Norwegian politician and deputy leader for Socialist Left Party. He has been elected to the Parliament of Norway for Troms (county) from 2013. Under the 2019 Norwegian local elections he was elected a municipality representatives to Tromsø.
Andrea Rydin Berge is a Norwegian jazz musician, composer and band leader, known from her own Andrea Kvintett.
Torgeir Rebolledo Pedersen is a Norwegian architect, poet, playwright and children's writer. He made his literary debut in 1983 with the poetry collection Tidr. Other collections are Stråmann from 1990, Han som elsket verden from 1993, and I krig og kjærlighet er ennå mye ugjort from 1995. His children's books include God natt, lille abbor from 2006, and Lammet som ikke ville bli lår from 2011. He was awarded the Dobloug Prize in 2013.
Reksteren Church is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Tysnes Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the small village of Bruntveit on the island of Reksteren. It is one of the two churches for the "Reksteren og Uggdal" parish which is part of the Sunnhordland prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The gold-colored, wooden church was built in a long church style in 1937 using designs by the architect Torgeir Alvsaker. The church seats about 250 people. It was consecrated on 28 January 1937 by the Bishop Andreas Fleischer.
Vikebygd Church is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Vindafjord Municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the village of Vikebygd. It is the church for the Vikebygd parish which is part of the Haugaland prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Stavanger. The white, stone church was built in a long church style in 1937 using designs by the architect Torgeir Alvsaker.
Andreas Nygaard was a Norwegian politician.
Torgeir Moan is a Norwegian engineer and professor of marine technology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
"Torgeir Andreas Berge" (in Norwegian). Storting.
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