Who is Norway ruled by?
Harald V is King right now and his son is Haakon, married to
(Crown) Princess Mette-Marit. But, the prime Minister's name is
Jens Stoltenberg. He comes from the Norwegian Labour Party.
What Scandinavian country has been ruled by Denmark?
Asked in Norway
What is Norway know for?
The Vikings came from Norway. Leif Eriksson came originally from Norway, and he may have been the first European to reach America. Norway is also know for fishing. In many hundred years, Norway ruled the sea. We was the greatest seafaring nation in the world. Norway is know for being the richest country in the world. Thanks to all the oil. Norway is known for all the fjords. Norway is known for the spectacular nature. Geirangerfjorden is one of the most beautiful places in the world. The rap-duo Madcon comes from Norway. This is just a small part of what Norway is known for. Try to visit Norway, and see for yourself. :)
What great danish ruler of England who also ruled denmark and Norway?
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Norway
What Danish ruler of England ruled Denmark and Norway?
Asked in History, Politics & Society
Which countries are today ruled by an aristocracy?
Asked in History of England
Who was the king in 1665?
There were several: Philip IV of Spain (Ruled: 1605 - Sept 17, 1665) Charles II of Spain (Ruled: Sept 17, 1665 - 1700) Charles II of England (Ruled: 1649-1651) Charles XI, King of Sweden (Ruled: 1660-1697) Frederick III, King of Denmark and King of Norway (Ruled: 1648-1670) Jan II Kazimierz Vasa, King of Poland (Ruled: 1648-1668) Louis XIV, King of France (Ruled: 1643-1715) António I of Kongo (Ruled: 1661 - Oct 29, 1665) King of Ryūkyū (Ruled: 1648-1668) King of Joseon (Ruled: 1659-1674)
Asked in Countries, States, and Cities
Where did the Norweigians come from?
Asked in Roman Empire, Ancient Rome
What countries were not ruled by the Roman Empire?
Asked in Middle Ages, Women in History
What medieval women were monarchs?
2nd Answer: Eleanor of Aquitaine, 1122-1204 ruled her own lands. Matilda of Boulogne ruled alone Empress Maud did as well More: Other women who ruled on there own were Matilda I of Denmark, who also ruled Sweden, Norway, and Iceland and was one of the most powerful monarchs of her time. There were also several Empresses regnant of the Byzantine Empire. Queens regnant were fairly common in Spanish kingdoms. There was a Queen Hedwig of Poland.
Asked in Animal Rights and Abuse, Norway, Whales
How many whales are killed each year by Norway?
Whaling Season 1986/87 - Norway - 379 1987/88 - Norway - 373 1990/91 - Norway - 5 1991/92 - Norway - 1 1992/93 - Norway - 95 1993/94 - Norway - 226 1994/95 - Norway - 280 1995/96 - Norway - 218 1996/97 - Norway - 388 1997/98 - Norway - 503 1998/99 - Norway - 625 1999/00 - Norway - 591 2000/01 - Norway - 487 2001/02 - Norway - 552 2002/03 - Norway - 634 2003/04 - Norway - 647 2004/05 - Norway - 544 Source: Secretariat & IWC Website
What claim did King Harold of Norway have on the throne of England?
King Harald Hardrada of Norway's claim to the English throne 1066. Harald ruled Norway with his nephew Mangus, in 1042 Mangus made a pact with Harthacut [ the Danish ruler of England ] since neither of them had heirs, they each promised their kingdom to the other in the event of his death. a war for the rule of Denmark. So Edward [the Confessor] became the King of England. He ruled for 23 years, and died in 1066. Now with Edward and Mangus both dead Harald Hardrada, King of Norway claimed, as he was Mangus's heir, he was the rightful heir to the English throne.