Fridtjof Nansen

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Fridtjof Nansen 
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Norwegian polar explorer and Nobel Peace Prize laureate
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Date of birth 10 October 1861
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Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen
Date of death 13 May 1930
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Position held
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (1927, 1922)
  • ambassador
Field of work
  • oceanography
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Award received
  • Nobel Peace Prize (122,483 Swedish krona, 1922)
  • Commander of the Legion of Honour
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order
  • knight of the Order of the Dannebrog
  • Knight Grand Cross with Collar of the Order of St. Olav‎
  • Constantin Medal
  • Scheele Award (1889)
  • Q14865244
  • Vega Medal (1889)
  • Gold Medal (1891)
  • Order of Saint Stanislaus, 1st class
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Franz Joseph
  • Alexander von Humboldt Medal (1897)
  • Carl-Ritter-Medal (1889)
  • Grande Médaille d'Or des Explorations (1897)
  • Cullum Geographical Medal (1897)
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Portraits (1860-1895)[edit]

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Portraits (1895-1930)[edit]

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Expeditions[edit]

Greenland expedition[edit]

Fram expedition[edit]

North Pole expedition[edit]

Sibiria trip 1913[edit]

Travel to Sibiria onboard S/S "Correct" with Jonas Lied.

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Pictures made by Nansen[edit]

Named after Nansen[edit]

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