QUIZ: Everybody have something TO DO with Norway... Guess what? Marilyn Monroe, Knute Rockne, Thor Heyerdahl, Rene Zellweger, Paris Hilton, The Simpsons.
The words fame and famous are used in many contexts, most of them inspired by the concept of a Celebrity. Here are some well known Norwegian which have made a name for themself.
On Top of the list of famous people, chosen mainly from the Ninenteenth, Twentieth or Twenty First Century. This list includes famous actors, politicians, entrepreneurs, writers, artists and humanitarians is Marilyn Monroe Model, actress, singer and arguably one of the most famous women of the twentieth century.
Here are also some Norwegian Companies you perhaps know already.
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