1624 in Norway

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1624
in
Norway

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See also: 1624 in Denmark
List of years in Norway

Events in the year 1624 in Norway.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • 28 February – A decree made it explicitly illegal for Jesuits and monks to appear in the country, with death penalty as a consequence for offenders.[1]
  • The mining town of Kongsberg is founded.[2]
  • Christian IV renames and moves Oslo after a great fire. He renames the city Christiania.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bang, A. Chr. (1912). Den norske kirkes historie (in Norwegian). Kristiania and Copenhagen: Gyldendal. p. 361. 
  2. ^ Thorsnes, Geir. "Kongsberg". In Godal, Anne Marit. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 3 September 2012. 
  3. ^ Wasberg, Gunnar Christie. "Cort Aslakssøn". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 29 October 2012.