BirthdayJanuary 25, 1851
BirthplaceTime, Norway

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Arne Garborg

    Full name: Arne Garborg
    Also known as: Arne Garborg, Garborg, Arne
    Professions: Norwegian writer

  2. Arne Garborg Death information

    Died: Monday, 14th of January, 1924 (Age: 72)

  3. Arne Garborg Biography

    Arne Garborg, born Aadne Eivindsson Garborg (25 January 1851, Time – 14 January 1924) was a Norwegian writer.Garborg championed the use of Landsmål (now known as Nynorsk, or New Norwegian), as a literary language; he translated the Odyssey into it. He founded the weekly Fedraheim in 1877, in which he urged reforms in many spheres including political, social, religious, agrarian, and linguistic. He was married to Hulda Garborg.

  4. Arne Garborg Family

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