Ivar Aasen

Playwright, Author

1813 – 1896

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Who was Ivar Aasen?

Ivar Andreas Aasen was a Norwegian philologist, lexicographer, playwright and poet. He is most known for having created one of Norway's official languages, New Norwegian.

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Born
Aug 5, 1813
Åsen
Nationality
  • Norway
Profession
Lived in
  • Møre og Romsdal
Died
Sep 23, 1896
Oslo

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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