Olav V (1903–1991) was the King of Norway from 1957 until his death. A member of the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Olav was the son of Haakon VII & Maud of Wales.

This is one handsome Norwegian Prince! Crown Prince Olav (Olaf) of Norway portrait, Crown Prince Olav succeeded his father King Haakon VII in 1957 becoming King Olav V. Photo Credit to Popperfoto/Getty Images in

September 21, 1957  Olav V becomes King of Norway on the death of his father Haakon VII.  Olav V of Norway

Olav V Alexander Edward Christian Frederik; 2 July 1903 – 17 January 1991 was the King of Norway from 1957 until his death Olav was the son of Haakon VII and Maud of Wales. Born as prince of Denmark in Appleton House,

Queen Maud of Norway, 1905. She was infamous for having a particularly tiny waist.  Princess Maud of Wales was born at Marlborough House, London as the daughter of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, the eldest son of Queen Victoria and at that time heir apparent to the British throne. Her mother was Princess Alexandra of Denmark.

Queen Maud of Norway, She was infamous for having a particularly tiny waist. Princess Maud of Wales was born at Marlborough House, London as the daughter of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, the eldest son of Queen Victoria and at that time heir appa

Queen Alexandra's grandson, Prince Olav of Norway (1903-1991) was the son of King Haakon VII and Queen Maud of Norway, and would reign from 1957 to 1991 as King Olav V of Norway. Notice the Siamese in hand.

There is a picture of Princess Victoria ("Toria"), daughter of Edward VII & Queen Alexandra holding a cat on the royal yacht (see picture). It does indicate that a royal personage kept a Siamese cat. The pictur

His Majesty King Harald His Majesty The King King Harald V, born on 21 February 1937. Son of King, then Crown Prince, Olav V and Crown  Princess Märtha. Succeeded his father as king of Norway on 17 January 1991. Consecrated in Nidaros Cathedral on 23 June 1991. Children: Princess Märtha Louise and  Crown Prince Haakon

His Majesty King Harald V of Norway ~ Hans Majestet Kong Harald V av Norge

Queen Maude of Norway, born Princess Maude of Wales, married her first cousin, who became King of Norway.  Their son also married a first cousin.

Queen Maud of Norway Princess Maud (Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria “Harry”) of Wales, UK. child of Edward VII & Alexandra of Denmark Married King Haakon VII (Prince Carl of Denmark & Iceland, born Christian Frederik Carl Georg Valdemar Axel) Norway.

This is Arild Hamsun, son of Norway's pre-eminent, world known writer and Nobel Prize winner Knut Hamsun. He was a volunteer of 5. Waffen SS Division "Viking". He is pictured here after having been decorated with the Iron Cross, 2nd class for bravery under fire. The photo was taken in October 1943 in Russia.

ARILD HAMSUN, a war correspondent member of the Waffen-SS during son of the famous Norwegian writer and Nobel Prize winner Knut Hamsun - after being awarded the Iron Cross class.

FIVE KINGS AND 3 QUEENS — all in one family!  EDWARD VII, GEORGE V, EDWARD VIII, GEORGE VI, THE KING OF NORWAY  –THE KINGS  QUEEN ALEXANDRA, QUEEN MARY, AND QUEEN MAUD –THE QUEENS

A very young and lovely portrait of TRH Crown Prince Edward and Princess Alexandra (later King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra).

Harthacnut, House of Knýtlinga, b.1018 d.08 June 1042, son of Cnut & Emma of Normandy, King of England 1040-1042. Unmarried.

Legitimate son of King Canute & his second wife, Emma, Hardicanute became King of Denmark on his father's death in

Grandchild of Queen Victoria - Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria of Wales (1869 –1938) was Queen of Norway as spouse of King Haakon VII. She was the youngest daughter of Edward VII of the United Kingdom and Alexandra of Denmark. Maud of Wales was the first queen of Norway since 1380 who was not also queen of Denmark or Sweden.

Maud of Wales, daughter of Edward VII, coronation as Queen Consort of Norway 1906

King Edward VII with his grandson Crown Prince Olaf of Norway (later The King of Norway).

King Edward VII with his grandson Prince Alexander of Denmark, the son of his daughter Princess Maud. Maud's husband, Prince Carl of Denmark, became king of Norway in 1905 and adopted the name Haakon VII. Little Alexander then became Crown Prince Olav.

H.K.H. Kronprins Haakon  H.R.H. The Crown Prince Crown Prince Haakon, born on 20 July 1973 Son of King Harald V and Queen Sonja. Heir to the throne. Married Mette-Marit Tjessem Høiby in Oslo Cathedral on  25 August 2001. Children: Princess Ingrid Alexandra  and Prince Sverre Magnus.

HRH Crown Prince Haakon of Norway. Prince Haakon, born on 20 July 1973 Son of King Harald V and Queen Sonja. Heir to the throne. Married Mette-Marit Tjessem Høiby in Oslo Cathedral on 25 August Children: Princess Ingrid Alexandra and Prince Sverre Magnus.

Der Sänger der Sex Pistols Johnny Rotten hat einen Auftritt in der skandinavischen Tragikomödie „Sons of Norway“. „No Future“ hin oder her, da weiß man dann trotzdem: Alles wird gut.

A Rennes Travelling Oslo jette un froid norvégien du 3 au 10 février - Unidivers

1906 ~ Queen Maud of Norway, daughter of British King Edward VII, with her young son Prince Olav, (future King Olav V of Norway).

Queen Maud of Norway, daughter of British King Edward VII, with her young son Prince Olav, (future King Olav V of Norway). Photo colourized by a web artist Justine.

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