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This image depicts a seal, an emblem, a coat of arms or a crest. It may be ineligible for copyright or in the public domain. In other cases, it is believed that these images may be exhibited on Wikipedia under the fair use provision of United States copyright law. From... Image:Oslo_coat.gif
City County Oslo NO-03 Landscape Viken Municipality NO-0301 Administrative centre Oslo Mayor (2004) Per Ditlev-Simonsen (H) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 224 454 km² 426 km² 0.14 % Population  - Total ( 2004)  - Percentage  - Change (10... Oslo
Borough The ISO 3166-2 codes for Norway describe 19 counties (fylke). The first part of the code is the ISO 3166-1 country code NO for Norway, the second part is two-digit-numeric (with trailing zeros). The purpose of this family of standards is to establish a worldwide series... NO-030102
This article explains the meaning of area as a physical quantity. The article area (geometry) is more mathematical. Area is a quantity expressing the size of a region of space. Surface area refers to the summation of the areas of the exposed sides of an object. Units Units for measuring... Area 4.75 Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. It is one of the SI derived units. 1 km² is equal to: the area of a square measuring 1 kilometre on each side 1 000 000 m2 100 hectares 0.386 102 square miles... km²
In the most common sense of the word, a population is the collection of people—or organisms of a particular species—living in a given geographic area. Population is studied in a wide variety of ways and disciplines. In population dynamics, size, age and sex structure, mortality, reproductive... Population
 - Total ( 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. It was designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) Elections were held in 73 countries during 2004. See a list of elections... 2004)
 - Population density can be used as a measurement of any tangible item. However it is most frequently applied to living organisms, humans in particular. Population density is usually expressed in terms of items or organisms per unit area. Definitions of population density Population density, according to the definition above, depends... Density

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Grünerløkka is a borough of the city of County Oslo NO-03 Landscape Viken Municipality NO-0301 Administrative centre Oslo Mayor (2004) Per Ditlev-Simonsen (H) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 224 454 km² 426 km² 0.14 % Population  - Total ( 2004)  - Percentage  - Change (10... Oslo, The Kingdom of Norway is a Nordic country on the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula, bordering Sweden, Finland and Russia, with territorial waters bordering Danish and British waters. It has a very elongated form and has an extensive coastline along the North Atlantic Ocean, where Norways famous fjords... Norway.


Grünerløkka became part of the city of Oslo (then Depending on context, Christiania can refer to: Christiania, capital of Norway – what Oslo was called from 1624 to 1877, named after King Christian IV of Denmark and Norway; subsequently, the city was called Kristiania (q.v.) The Free State of Christiania – a partially self-governing neighborhood in Denmark... Christiania) in 1858 is a common year starting on Friday. Events January 14 - Felice Orsini and his accomplices fail to assassinate Napoleon III in Paris but their bombs kill 156 bystanders. Because of the involvement of French émigrés living in Britain, there is a brief anti-British feeling in France but... 1858.


Grünerløkka was named after Friedrich Grüner which bought a mill in the area from king Christian V (April 15, 1646 - August 25, 1699), was king of Denmark and Norway from 1670-1699. The son of Frederick III of Denmark and Sophia Amelia of Brunswick-Lüneburg, was born at Flensburg. He married Charlotte Amelia of Hesse_Cassel on May 14, 1667 at Nykøbing, and ascended... Christian V of Denmark in Events England, France, Munster and Cologne invade the United Provinces, therefore this name is know as ´het rampjaar´ (the disaster year) in the Netherlands. March 15 - Charles II of England issues the Royal Declaration of Indulgence. June 28 - William III of Orange appointed Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland and Utrecht. Births... 1672. During the 19th century, Grünerløkka became a working class area. Several factories were placed here, because of the advantages of being located close to the Akerselva is a river that flows through Oslo. It starts at Maridalsvannet in Oslomarka, where it follows the urban areas Nordre Aker, Sagene, Grünerløkka, centre and Grønland, whereby it finally ends at Paulsenkaia and Oset in Bjørvika. The river is considered... Akerselva river. Christiania Seildugsfabrikk from 1856 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). Events January 8 - Borax is discovered ( John Veatch). January 29 - Queen Victoria institutes the Victoria Cross February 18 - The American Party ( Know-Nothings) convene in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to nominate their first Presidential candidate, former President Millard Fillmore. March... 1856 and Aktieselskapet Herkules from 1898 were two of the factories established. Thorvald Meyer bought parts of the Grünerløkka area in 1861 is a common year starting on Tuesday. Events January January 1 - Benito Juárez captures Mexico City January 2 - Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia dies and is succeeded by Wilhelm I January 3 - American Civil War: Delaware votes not to secede from the United States January 9 - Mississippi... 1861. He built the main street of Grünerløkka, called Thorvald Meyers gate.


Today, Grünerløkka is dotted with small The Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) regulations in the United States, first enacted by Congress in 1975, exist to regulate and improve the average fuel economy of cars and light trucks (trucks, vans and sport utility vehicles) sold in the US. Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) is the sales weighted... cafes, A public house, usually known as a pub, is a drinking establishment found mainly in the Great Britain, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and other countries influenced by British cultural heritage. A pub which offers accommodation may be called an inn or hostelry. In Australia, pubs often bear the name... pubs and For the Korean family name Park, see Korean name. An Australian park A park is any of a number of geographic features. Originally, the term referred to an area maintained as open space where residences, industry and farming were not allowed, often originally so that nobility might have a place... parks, and is one of the most popular places for young people in Oslo to live.



Boroughs of County Oslo NO-03 Landscape Viken Municipality NO-0301 Administrative centre Oslo Mayor (2004) Per Ditlev-Simonsen (H) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 224 454 km² 426 km² 0.14 % Population  - Total ( 2004)  - Percentage  - Change (10... Oslo This image depicts a seal, an emblem, a coat of arms or a crest. It may be ineligible for copyright or in the public domain. In other cases, it is believed that these images may be exhibited on Wikipedia under the fair use provision of United States copyright law. From...

Alternate uses: see Alna (company). Alna is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The name is after the river Alna. Categories: Boroughs of Oslo | Norway geography stubs ... Alna | Bjerke is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. Categories: Boroughs of Oslo | Norway geography stubs ... Bjerke | Frogner is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. In addition to traditional Frogner, the borough incorporates Bygdøy, Uranienborg and Majorstuen. The area became part of the city of Oslo (then Christiania) in 1878. The borough is named after Frogner Manor, a splendid 18th century country house now... Frogner | Gamle Oslo is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The borough has several landmarks and large parks, including the Edvard Munch Museum, the Botanical Gardens and a medieval park. The name means Old Oslo. During the time that present Oslo was named Christiania, this area was called Oslo... Gamle Oslo | Grorud is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. It has 24,452 inhabitants as of January 1, 2004, and covers an area of 7.04 km². Categories: Boroughs of Oslo | Norway geography stubs ... Grorud | Grünerløkka | (Marka) | Nordstrand is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The name of the borough is after a house named Nordstranden, located at Mosseveien 196. Categories: Boroughs of Oslo | Norway geography stubs ... Nordstrand | Nordre Aker is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. This area became part of the city of Oslo in 1948. Categories: Boroughs of Oslo | Norway geography stubs ... Nordre Aker | Sagene is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The area became part of the city of Oslo (then Christiania) in 1859. The name Sagene itself is the plural of the Norwegian word for saw, reflecting all the old industrial mechanical saws powered by the river Akerselva in this... Sagene | (Sentrum) | St. Hanshaugen is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The area around Damstredet and Telthusbakken is interesting since it retains the small town character of Oslo in the first part of the 19th century. Categories: Norway geography stubs ... St. Hanshaugen | Stovner is a borough located to the far north east of the city of Oslo, Norway. Historically, Stovner was the name of a farm in the municipal borough Østre Aker. Østre Aker was merged with Oslo in 1948, both instigated and followed by a massive expansion of the city settlement... Stovner | Søndre Nordstrand | Ullern is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The area became part of the city of Oslo (then Christiania) in 1906. Categories: Norway geography stubs ... Ullern | Vestre Aker is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway. The area became part of the city of Oslo in 1948. The Holmenkollen hill with the Holmenkollen ski jump is located here. Categories: Boroughs of Oslo ... Vestre Aker | Østensjø


 
 

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