Sources

The biographical sketches of the Norwegian Nobel Committee members were written by Sølvi Glendrange and edited by Øyvind Tønnesson. They are based on the following sources:

  – Norsk Biografisk Leksikon (Norwegian Biographical Encyclopaedia), Oslo 1923-1983

  – Hvem er Hvem? (The Norwegian “Who’s Who”), several editions

  – Aschehoug og Gyldendals Store Norske Leksikon (The Norwegian National Encyclopaedia), Kunnskapsforlaget, 2nd and 3rd edition, Oslo 1989/1995-1999

  – Kunnskapsforlagets Nettleksikon (the Web Encyclopedia of Kunnskapsforlaget, www.kunnskapsforlaget.no), Oslo 1999