Bergsland, Einar

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Name
Bergsland, Einar Gender: M
born on 11 December 1909 at 20:00 (= 8:00 PM )
Place Oslo, Norway, 59n55, 10e45
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Viktor
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 19°08' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 07°11 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 14°06'



Biography

Norwegian Nordic skier who later became a promoter for the Holmenkollen ski festival, for alpine skiing in Norway, and for the FIS.

Bergsland introduced alpine skiing to Norway, and was involved on the Holmenkollen organizing committee for 35 years, including 14 years as president. From 1945 to 1951, he was Secretary-General of the International Ski Federation (FIS), later serving on the Council until 1969.

Bergsland died on 12 July 1982. He was 72.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Viktor E. quotes certificate of live birth in hand.

Categories

  • Vocation : Sports : Skiing