Halvard Lange

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Halvard Manthey Lange (1902–1970) was a Norwegian diplomat, politician and statesman.

He became a member of the Norwegian Labour Party in 1927. Two years later, in 1929, he earned a Master of Arts degree. He worked as a teacher 1930-35 and lectured at the University of Oslo 1935-38.

He was arrested by the Nazi German occupying forces in 1942 and spent the rest of the war in ... more »

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  • ''We do not regard Englishmen as foreigners. We look on them only as rather mad Norwegians.''
    Halvard Lange (b. 1918), Norwegian historian, politician. Quoted in Observer (London, March 9, 1957).
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