Kåre Willoch

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Kåre Willoch
Kare Willoch 2009.jpg
Prime Minister of Norway
In office
14 October 1981 – 2 May 1986
Monarch Olav V
Preceded by Gro Harlem Brundtland
Succeeded by Gro Harlem Brundtland
Personal details
Born Kåre Isaachsen Willoch
(1928-10-03) 3 October 1928 (age 90)
Oslo, Norway
Political party Conservative Party
Spouse(s) Anne Marie Jørgensen
Children 3
Religion Lutheran

Kåre Isaachsen Willoch (Norwegian pronunciation: [ˈkɔːɾə ˈiːsaksən ˈʋɪlɔk] (About this sound listen); born 3 October 1928) is a Norwegian politician from the Conservative Party. He served as Minister of Trade and Shipping in 1963 and 1965–1970, and as Prime Minister of Norway from 1981 to 1986. Willoch was Chairman of the Conservative Party 1970–1974.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Tvedt, Knut Are. "Kåre Willoch". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 28 May 2009.
  2. Stanghelle, Harald. "Kåre Willoch". Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 28 May 2009.

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