Famous People From Norway
Find out more about the greatest Norwegian Sportspersons, including Magnus Carlsen, John Arne Riise, Sonja Henie, John Carew and Alexander Tettey.
Ole Gunnar SolskjærOle Gunnar Solskjær
26 February 1973
Football Manager
Magnus CarlsenMagnus Carlsen
30 November 1990
World Chess Champion

Aksel Lund SvindalAksel Lund Svindal
26 December 1982
Racer

John CarewJohn Carew
05 September 1979
Association football player, Actor

John Arne RiiseJohn Arne Riise
24 September 1980
Association football player

Sonja HenieSonja Henie
08 April 1912
Actor, Figure skater
Tore André FloTore André Flo
15 June 1973
Association football player

Morten Gamst PedersenMorten Gamst Pedersen
08 September 1981
Association football player

Henning BergHenning Berg
01 September 1969
Association football player, Association football

Ronny JohnsenRonny Johnsen
10 June 1969
Association football player
Stefan JohansenStefan Johansen
08 January 1991
Association football player

Mohamed ElyounoussiMohamed Elyounoussi
04 August 1994
Association football player
Alexander TetteyAlexander Tettey
04 April 1986
Association football player

Ola KamaraOla Kamara
15 October 1989
Association football player

Petter SolbergPetter Solberg
18 November 1974
Rally driver
Ronny DeilaRonny Deila
21 September 1975
Association football player, Association football

Tarik ElyounoussiTarik Elyounoussi
23 February 1988
Moroccan-Norwegian footballer
Håvard NordtveitHåvard Nordtveit
21 June 1990
Association football player

Suzann PettersenSuzann Pettersen
07 April 1981
Golfer

Omar ElabdellaouiOmar Elabdellaoui
05 December 1991
Association football player
Brede HangelandBrede Hangeland
20 June 1981
Association football player

Ståle SolbakkenStåle Solbakken
27 February 1968
Association football player, Association football
Markus HenriksenMarkus Henriksen
25 July 1992
Association football player

Grete WaitzGrete Waitz
01 October 1953
Marathon runner, Long-distance runner, Athletics

Ole Einar BjørndalenOle Einar Bjørndalen
27 January 1974
Biathlete, Cross-country skier

Steffen IversenSteffen Iversen
10 November 1976
Association football player
Jo Inge BergetJo Inge Berget
11 September 1990
Association football player
Marit BjørgenMarit Bjørgen
21 March 1980
Cross-country skier

Rune JarsteinRune Jarstein
29 September 1984
Association football player

Johann Olav KossJohann Olav Koss
29 October 1968
Physician, Speed skater

Mathis BollyMathis Bolly
14 November 1990
Association football player
Andreas ThorkildsenAndreas Thorkildsen
01 April 1982
Norwegian track and field athlete

Thor HushovdThor Hushovd
18 January 1978
Bicycler

Stefan StrandbergStefan Strandberg
25 July 1990
Association football player

Per Ciljan SkjelbredPer Ciljan Skjelbred
16 June 1987
Association football player

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Vegard ForrenVegard Forren
16 February 1988
Association football player
Mohammed AbdellaoueMohammed Abdellaoue
23 October 1985
Association football player, Futsal player

Marcus PedersenMarcus Pedersen
08 June 1990
Association football player
Heidi LøkeHeidi Løke
12 December 1982
Handball player

Daniel Berg HestadDaniel Berg Hestad
30 July 1975
Association football player

Joshua KingJoshua King
15 January 1992
association football player
Harmeet SinghHarmeet Singh
12 November 1990
association football player

Åge HareideÅge Hareide
23 September 1953
Association football player, Association football
Horace G. HutchinsonHorace G. Hutchinson
17 September 1869
 

Jan Åge FjørtoftJan Åge Fjørtoft
10 January 1967
Association football player

Kenneth RockneKenneth Rockne
04 March 1888
American Football coach, Coach, American football

Ørjan NylandØrjan Nyland
10 September 1990
Association football player