Nils Johan Ringdal (6 March 1952 – 11 September 2008) was a Norwegian author and historian, known mostly for his works on Norwegian occupation history and Norwegian cultural history, and for his controversial book "Nationaltheaterets Historie 1899-1999" (The History of the National Theater 1899-1999). Ringdal had been living in various countries in Southeast Asia since 1988, along with his domestic partner Georg Petersen. Ringdal was found dead on 11 September 2008 in Denpasar, Indonesia.
Nils Johan Ringdal
|Born||6 March 1952|
|Died||11 September 2008 (aged 56)|
|Occupation||Author, historian, bodybuilder and judoka|
|Notable works||Nationaltheatrets historie 1899-1999|
|Partner||Georg Petersen (b. 1947)|
- ^ Ringdal, Nils Johan; Daly, Richard (2004). Love for Sale: A World History of Prostitution. Grove Press. p. 8. ISBN 0-8021-1745-7.
- Dagbladet (in Norwegian)
- Aftenposten (in Norwegian)
- Verdens Gang (in Norwegian)