Olav Olavsson Bjaaland

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Olav Olavsson Bjaaland

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bjaaland, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway
Death: June 08, 1961 (88)
Kviteseid, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway
Immediate Family:

Son of Olav Olavsson Bjaaland and Gunhild Saamundsdatter Bjaaland
Husband of Aasne Knutsdotter Bjaaland
Brother of Aasne Olavsdotter Bergland; Hæge Olavsdotter Bjåland; Tone Olavsdotter Bjåland and Såmund Olavsson Bjåland

Occupation: Skifabrikk på Kyrkjebøen saman med bror sin Såmund
Managed by: Arvid Sverre Riis
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About Olav Olavsson Bjaaland

SYDPOLFARER og mottaker av kongepokal på ski.

https://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olav_Bjaaland#Liv_og_virke

Olav Olavsen Bjaaland (1873-1961)

Bjaaland was a famous skier from Telemark and one of the four who reached the South Pole with Amundsen on 14 December 1911.

http://frammuseum.no/polar_history/explorers/olav_olavsen_bjaaland_...

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Olav Olavsson Bjaaland's Timeline

1873
March 5, 1873
Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway
March 30, 1873
Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway
1961
June 8, 1961
Age 88
Kviteseid, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norway
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