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Oslo - Wikipedia


Oslo is the capital and the most populous city in Norway. It constitutes both a county and a municipality. Founded in the year 1040, and ...

History of Oslo - VisitOSLO


Oslo's history from the Middle Ages until today: different names (Oslo, Christiania, ... This year Norway got its own constitution, on 17 May, and Christiania got its ...

History of Oslo - Mother Earth Travel


The first people of Oslo lived in humble wooden houses with turf roofs, with sheds for goats, sheep and cows. Christianity had newly come to Norway, and soon ...

Oslo | national capital, Norway | Britannica.com


Jun 9, 2016 ... Oslo. national capital, Norway. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 6-9-2016 See Article History. Alternative ...

History of the city of Oslo, Norway - SAS


Oslo is a cosmopolitan city with a great history. Visit museums, take a walk in the parks and visit the famous opera house - Oslo has it all!

Facts and history


There are some doubts as to the meaning of the name of Oslo. ... When Norway gained independence in 1905, national awareness increased and this sentiment  ...

A Brief History of Norway - Local Histories


A concise history of Norway from Ancient Times to today. ... In 1624 Oslo was destroyed by a fire but the Danish king Christian rebuilt it and renamed it after ...

Oslo - Visit Norway


Norway's capital since 1814, Oslo is home to the Norwegian government and .... Oslo where Ibsen, Bjørnson, Grieg and Munch all had regular tables. History

Why did Norwegians change their capital's name from Christiania to ...


Mar 22, 2016 ... The Dano-Norwegian king Christian IV had given his name to the Norwegian capital, ... Sign In. Norwegian History · Norwegian Ethnicity and People ... Bjørnar Munkerud, lives in Oslo, Norway. Written Mar 22, 2016. From the ...

Oslo, NorwayHistory of city | Oslo.com


Learn more about the fascinating history of Oslo, Norway and get interesting information regarding the lives of people in the country.