Harald V


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Harald V

Born 1937.
King of Norway who succeeded his father, Olav V (1903-1991), in 1991.

Ha•rald V

(ˈhær əld)
n.
born 1937, king of Norway since 1991.
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The present Sovereign, King Harald V, has reigned since 17 January 1991.
Upon the death of his father, King Olav V, in 1991, he was sworn in as King Harald V.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- The King of Norway Harald V is paying an official visit to Turkey at the invitation of President Abdullah GE-l.
Luxembourg, Jan16(Petra) - Jordan's ambassador to the European Union, the Kingdom of Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Montaser Al-oqla Zoubi presented his credentials to Norwegian King Harald V as the Kingdom's non-resident plenipotentiary ambassador to Norway.
The ambassador conveyed greetings of His Majesty King Abdullah II to King Harald V as well as his wishes of further progress and prosperity to the people of Luxembourg.
Councillors will next month decide wether to grant the city's freedom to King Harald V, allowing the King to take his place alongside Nelson Mandela, Sir Bobby Robson and former American president Jimmy Carter who have all previously been honoured.
Named after the Green Howards' Colonel-in-Chief, King Harald V of Norway, the competition consists of a day of sport followed by two days of testing military skills in the Brecon Beacons.
King Harald V of Norway was admitted to hospital on Saturday (3 January) with an infection of the urinary tract.
King Harald V was being installed into Britain's highest honour, the Order of the Garter, after he was last year invested with his Knighthood during the Queen's state visit to Norway.