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  • Fridtjof Nansen, Nobel Peace Prize, 1922 (1861 - 1930)
    Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen (10 October 1861 – 13 May 1930) was a Norwegian explorer, scientist and diplomat. Nansen was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his work as a League of N...
  • Alexander Christinus Nansen (1862 - d.)
    "England, Warwickshire Parish Registers, 1535-1984," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 22 July 2015), Alexander Christianus Nansen and Lilian Emma Peyton, 21 Jan 1891, Marriage; citing Ha...
  • Ancher Antoni Nansen (1730 - 1765)
    Later generations of the family lived in Copenhagen until the mid-18th century, when Ancher Antoni Nansen moved to Norway (then ruled by Denmark). (Wikipedia)

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