Top 20 Explorer celebrities in Norway

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Explorer celebrities [Updated May 29, 2022].

1. Fridtjof Nansen

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Fridtjof Nansen was born on October 10, 1861 in Norway.

2. Thor Heyerdahl

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Thor Heyerdahl was born on October 6, 1914 in Larvik, Norway.
Both of his famous expeditions were made into popular films and books.

3. Jarle Andhoy

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Jarle Andhoy was born on October 23, 1977 in Norway.
He was put on trial and forced to pay hefty fines for voyaging without insurance and violating the terms of the Antarctic Treaty.

4. Helge Ingstad

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Helge Ingstad was born on December 30, 1899 in Norway.
He and his wife uncovered ancient artifacts in Newfoundland that proved to be 1,000 years old.

5. Otto Sverdrup

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Otto Sverdrup was born on October 31, 1854 in Norway.

Explorer who, along with Fridtjof Nansen, went on an expedition across Greenland.

He charted over 100,000 miles of the arctic, more than any previous arctic expedition.

6. Roald Amundsen

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Roald Amundsen was born on July 16, 1872 in Borge, Norway.
He was the first explorer to reach both of the world's poles.

7. Sverre Hassel

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Sverre Hassel was born on July 30, 1876 in Norway.

Remembered as one of the first explorers to travel to the South Pole, he made his historic journey along with fellow adventurers Helmer Hanssen, Roald Amundsen, Oscar Wisting, and Olav Bjaaland. Hassel recounted his adventures in a two-volume work titled Sydpolen.

After returning from the South Pole, he received the Norwegian crown's prestigious Sydpolsmedaljen medal.