Christopher Hornsrud, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Christopher Hornsrud

Prime Minister of Norway

Date of Birth: 15-Nov-1859

Place of Birth: Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway

Date of Death: 12-Dec-1960

Profession: politician

Nationality: Norway

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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About Christopher Hornsrud

  • Christopher Andersen Hornsrud (15 November 1859 – 12 December 1960) was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
  • He served as leader of the Labour Party from 1903 to 1906 and became a member of the Storting in 1912.
  • In 1928, he became the first Norwegian Prime Minister from the Labour Party, but the cabinet had a weak parliamentary basis and was only in office for three weeks from January to February.
  • He combined the post of Prime Minister with that of Minister of Finance.
  • After resigning he became Vice-President of the Storting, a position he held to 1934. Hornsrud was born in Skotselv, Øvre Eiker, and died in Oslo.

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