Henry Wilhelm Kristiansen, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Henry Wilhelm Kristiansen

Norwegian politician and newspaper editor

Date of Birth: 12-Feb-1902

Place of Birth: Drammen, Buskerud, Norway

Date of Death: 16-Jan-1942

Profession: politician

Nationality: Norway

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Henry Wilhelm Kristiansen

  • Henry Wilhelm Kristiansen (12 February 1902 – 16 January 1942) was a Norwegian newspaper editor and politician for the Communist Party.
  • He served as party chairman from 1931 to 1934, and then as editor-in-chief of the party organ Arbeideren from 1934 until 1940.
  • Due to the Nazi German occupation of Norway, the newspaper was closed in 1940, and Kristiansen was deported together with his wife in 1941, and died in Neuengamme concentration camp.

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