Olav V o Norawa

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Olav V
Olav V of Norway.jpg
Keeng o Norawa
Ring 21 September 1957 – 17 Januar 1991
Consecration 22 June 1958[1]
Predecessor Haakon VII
Successor Harald V
Born 2 Julie 1903(1903-07-02)
Sandringham Estate, Norfolk, Ingland
Dee'd 17 Januar 1991(1991-01-17) (aged 87)
Holmenkollen, Oslo, Norawa
Buirial 30 Januar 1991
Akershus Castle, Oslo
Spouse Princess Märtha o Swaden
Issue Princess Ragnhild
Princess Astrid
Harald V o Norawa
Full name
Olav
Hoose Hoose o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Faither Haakon VII o Norawa
Mither Maud o Wales
Releegion Kirk o Norawa
Olympic medal record
Men's sailin
Representin  Norawa
Gowd medal – first place 1928 Amsterdam Sailin 6 m mixed

Olav V (Alexander Edward Christian Frederik; 2 Julie 1903 – 17 Januar 1991) wis the Keeng o Norawa frae 1957 till his daith.

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  1. Coronation discardit bi constitutional amendment in 1908. Olaf V instead received benediction in Nidaros Cathedral.