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King Olav V (1903–1991)

King Olav V was born on July 2, 1903 in Sandringham, Norfolk, England as Prince Alexander Edward Christian Frederik of Denmark. He was married to Kronprinsesse Märtha. He died on January 17, 1991 in Oslo, Norway. See full bio »


(age 87) in Oslo, Norway

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 1979 Akershus slott og festning gjennom 700 år (TV Mini-Series documentary) (thanks to - 2 episodes)
- Fra glemsel og forfall til nasjonalt monument (1979) ... (thanks to - as H.M. Kong Olav V)
- Fra middelalderborg til renessanseslott (1979) ... (thanks to - as H.M. Kong Olav V)
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 1989 Åpning av Sametinget (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as H.M. Kong Olav V)
 1973 Kong Olav V - Norges konge (Documentary short)
 1973 Nobelprisceremonin (TV Series)
Himself - King of Norway
- Nobelprisceremonin 1973 (1973) ... Himself - King of Norway
 1973 Med Kongen ombord (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as H. M. Kong Olav V)
 1965 Med kong Olav i Orienten
 1962 Lykke og krone (Documentary)
 1961 Urho Kekkonen (Documentary short)
 1947 5 år - som vi så dem (Documentary)
 1945 Alla tiders syttende mai (Documentary short)
Himself (as Olav - kronprins av Norge)
 1939 Til Vesterheimen (Documentary)
 1935 Kronprinsparets reise i Nord Norge (Documentary short)
Himself (as Kronprins Olav)
 1913 The Smallest Car in the Largest City in the World (Short)
Himself (as Crown Prince Olav of Norway)
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 2016 Decadence and Downfall: The Shah of Iran's Ultimate Party (Documentary)
Himself (as King Olaf V of Norway)
 2005 Store Norske (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1995 Underground
Himself (at funeral of Tito) (uncredited)
 1994 Birger Ruud - en levende ski-legende (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Kong Olav)
 1964 Jaaroverzicht (TV Special)
 1943 Vi mötte stormen
Himself (uncredited)

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Other Works:

Did ski-jumping at "Holmenkollen" (Oslo), during his younger years. He received high points for his jumps.

Alternate Names:

Olav - kronprins av Norge | Crown Prince Olav of Norway | King Olaf V of Norway | H. M. Kong Olav V | H.M. Kong Olav V | Kong Olav | Kronprins Olav

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Was also an olympic athlete, winning a 1928 gold medal for sailing. See more »

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