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date: 15 September 2019

Lie, Trygve Halvdan (b. Grorud, near Oslo, Norway, 16 July 1896; d. Geilo, Norway, 30 Dec. 1968) UN Secretary-General 1946–53 

A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

A successful barrister, he joined the Norwegian Labour Party (later the Social Democrats) in 1919. He became its legal adviser and was elected to the Storting (parliament). He was Minister of Justice (... ...

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