Asbjørn Haugstvedt

Asbjørn Haugstvedt (20 November 1926 – 26 June 2008) was a Norwegian politician for the Christian Democratic Party. He was President of the Odelsting 1977–1981 and Minister of Trade and Shipping 1983–1986, as well as minister of Nordic cooperation 1983–1986.[1] Haugstvedt was also a member of the Norwegian Parliament in the period from 1969 to 1985.[2]

Asbjørn Haugstvedt
Minister of Trade and Shipping
In office
8 June 1983 – 9 May 1986
Prime MinisterKåre Willoch
Preceded byArne Skauge
Succeeded byKurt Mosbakk
Minister of Nordic Cooperation
In office
8 June 1983 – 9 May 1986
Prime MinisterKåre Willoch
Preceded byArne Skauge
Succeeded byBjarne Mørk-Eidem
President of the Odelsting
In office
11 October 1977 – 30 September 1981
Vice PresidentPer Karstensen
Preceded byPer Borten
Succeeded byArne Nilsen
Member of the Norwegian Parliament
In office
1 October 1969 – 30 September 1985
ConstituencyBergen (1969-1973)
Hordaland (1973-1985)
Personal details
Born(1926-11-20)20 November 1926
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Died26 June 2008(2008-06-26) (aged 87)
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
NationalityNorwegian
Political partyChristian Democratic

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Register of Persons "Norway's Governments since 1814"". Government.no. Retrieved 2011-05-28.
  2. ^ "Asbjørn Haugstvedt" (in Norwegian). Store Norske Leksikon. Retrieved 2011-05-28.
Political offices
Preceded by Norwegian Minister of Trade and Shipping
1983–1986
Succeeded by