Ole Edvart Rølvaag, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Ole Edvart Rølvaag

Norwegian-American novelist

Date of Birth: 22-Apr-1876

Place of Birth: Dønna, Nordland, Norway

Date of Death: 05-Nov-1931

Profession: writer, novelist

Nationality: Norway, United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus


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About Ole Edvart Rølvaag

  • Ole Edvart Rølvaag (Rølvåg in modern Norwegian, Rolvaag in English orthography) (April 22, 1876 – November 5, 1931) was a Norwegian-American novelist and professor who became well known for his writings regarding the Norwegian American immigrant experience.
  • Ole Rolvaag is most frequently associated with Giants in the Earth, his award-winning, epic novel of Norwegian immigrant homesteaders in Dakota Territory.

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