Fridtjof Nansen
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Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen (1861 - 1935)

Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen
Born in Store Frøen. Oslo. Norway.map
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[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 6 Sep 1889 [location unknown]
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Father of
Died in Lysaker. Polhøgda (Godthaab), Bærum. Akershus. Norge.map
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Biography

Fritdjof was born in 1861. He passed away in 1938. He was an explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.[1] [2] [3]

Nobel Peace Prize (1922)
Order of St. Olav
Order of the Dannebrog
National Order of the Legion of Honor
Order of St. Stanislaus
Cullum Geographical Medal (1897)
Vega Medal (1889)
Constantine Medal (1907)

Research Notes

Fridtjof and Eva had 5 children.

Fridtjof's second wife's name was Sigrun Munthe. They married in 1919.

Sources

  1. https://www.nobelprize.org/search/?query=fritdjof+nansen
  2. https://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fridtjof_Nansen
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fridtjof_Nansen


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