Astrid Gjertsen

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Astrid Gjertsen (14 September 1928 – 17 June 2020[1]) was a Danish-born Norwegian politician. She was born in Horsens, Denmark.

She was a member of the Norwegian Parliament from 1969 to 1989. Gjertsen was a member of the Conservative Party. From 1981 to 1986, she was the Minister of Consumer Affairs and Administration under the Kåre Willoch cabinet, but resigned and was later convicted for tax fraud.

Gjertsen died on 17 June 2020 in Bærum, Norway at the age of 91.[2]

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  1. "Biografi: Gjertsen, Astrid". Stortinget (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2020-06-20.
  2. "Tidligere statsråd Astrid Gjertsen er død". Aftenposten. 18 June 2020. Retrieved 18 June 2020.