Haakon VII(redirected from Christian Frederik Carl Georg Valdemar Axel)
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Haa·kon VII(hô′kən, -ko͝on′) 1872-1957.
King of Norway (1905-1957) who headed the exiled Norwegian government in London during the Nazi occupation of his country (1940-1945).
(Biography) 1872–1957, king of Norway (1905–57). During the Nazi occupation of Norway (1940–45) he led Norwegian resistance from England
Haa•kon VII(ˈhɔ kʊn)
(Prince Carl of Denmark) 1872–1957, king of Norway 1905–57.