Famous People Born In Bergen

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Edvard Grieg
(One of the Main Composers of the Romantic Era)
Edvard Grieg
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 15, 1843
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: September 4, 1907
 2 
Erna Solberg
(35th prime minister of Norway from 2013 to 2021)
Erna Solberg
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 24, 1961
Sun Sign: Pisces
 3 
Sissel Kyrkjebø
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 24, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
 4 
Einar Selvik
(Musician, Singer)
Einar Selvik
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 18, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 5 
Roger Tiegs
(Musician)
Roger Tiegs
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 18, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
 6 
Max Manus
(Norwegian Resistance Fighter During World War II)
Max Manus
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 9, 1914
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: September 20, 1996
 7 
Lisa Teige
(Actress)
Lisa Teige
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Birthdate: January 19, 1998
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 8 
Varg Vikernes
(Musician)
Varg Vikernes
37
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 11, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 9 
Ivar Giaever
(Physicist)
Ivar Giaever
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 5, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
 10 
Thelma Schoonmaker
(Film editor)
Thelma Schoonmaker
3
Birthdate: January 3, 1940
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 11 
Tom Cato Visnes
(Musician best known as the former bassist of black metal band Gorgoroth)
Tom Cato Visnes
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 27, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 12 
Kurt Nilsen
(Singer)
Kurt Nilsen
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 29, 1978
Sun Sign: Libra
 13 
Erlend Øye
(musician, singer, record producer, composer)
Erlend Øye
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 21, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 14 
Martin Palumbo
(Footballer midfielder)
Martin Palumbo
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 5, 2002
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 15 
Ole Bull
(Norwegian Virtuoso Violinist and Composer)
Ole Bull
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 5, 1810
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: August 17, 1880
 16 
Ludvig Holberg
(Playwright and an Author)
Ludvig Holberg
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 3, 1684
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: January 28, 1754
 17 
Gerhard Armauer Hansen
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: July 29, 1841
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 12, 1912
 18 
Sondre Lerche
(Norwegian Singer-Songwriter and Guitarist)
Sondre Lerche
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 5, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
 19 
Maren Mjelde
(Football player)
Maren Mjelde
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 6, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 20 
Mia Hundvin
(Handball player)
Mia Hundvin
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 7, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 21 
Jon Ludvig Hammer
(Chess player)
Jon Ludvig Hammer
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Birthdate: June 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
 22 
Olve Eikemo
(singer-songwriter, composer, drummer, guitarist)
Olve Eikemo
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 13, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
 23 
Truls Mork
(Cellist, Academic musician)
Truls Mork
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 25, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
 24 
Karsten Solheim
(American Golf Club Designer and Businessman)
Karsten Solheim
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 15, 1911
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 16, 2000
 25 
Kari Aalvik Grimsbø
(Handball player)
Kari Aalvik Grimsbø
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 4, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 26 
Nordahl Grieg
(Norwegian Poet, Novelist, Dramatist and Journalist)
Nordahl Grieg
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 1, 1902
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: December 2, 1943
 27 
Christian Michelsen
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 15, 1857
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: June 29, 1925
 28 
Amalie Skram
(Norwegian Author and Feminist Who Gave Voice to a Woman’s Point of View With Her Naturalist Writing)
Amalie Skram
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: August 22, 1846
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 15, 1905
 29 
C. J. Hambro
(President of the Storting)
C. J. Hambro
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Birthdate: January 5, 1885
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 15, 1964
 30 
Hans Hansen Bergen
(One of the earliest settlers and founded a prominent Brooklyn clan)
Hans Hansen Bergen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1610 AD
Died: May 30, 1654
 31 
Eirik Norheim
(Musician)
Eirik Norheim
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 27, 1967
Sun Sign: Cancer
 32 
Sakura Hauge
(Handball player)
Sakura Hauge
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 33 
Johan Ludwig Mowinckel
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 22, 1870
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: September 30, 1943
 34 
Johan Sebastian Welhaven
(Norwegian Author)
Johan Sebastian Welhaven
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 22, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: October 21, 1873
 35 
Marie Davidsen
(Handball Player)
Marie Davidsen
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 36 
Boom Jinx
(Musician, DJ)
Boom Jinx
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 10, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
 37 
Nils Jakob Hoff
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 5, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 38 
Aud Egede-Nissen
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Birthdate: May 30, 1893
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: November 15, 1974
 39 
Stine Skogrand
(Handball player)
Stine Skogrand
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 3, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 40 
Ola Raknes
(Writer, Philologist)
Ola Raknes
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Birthdate: January 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: January 28, 1975
 41 
Ragnhild Hatton
(Historian)
Ragnhild Hatton
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Birthdate: January 10, 1913
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 16, 1995