Norwegian movie stars died at 60

Here are 2 famous actors from Norway died at 60:

Thoralf Klouman

Thoralf Klouman (April 26, 1880 Innvik-May 17, 1940) was a Norwegian illustrator and actor. His children are Carsten Klouman and Wenche Klouman.

Born in Innvik, Norway, Thoralf Klouman began his career as an illustrator, contributing to several magazines and publications during the early 1900s. His work soon gained recognition for its unique style and attention to detail. In addition to his work as an illustrator, Klouman was also an accomplished actor, performing in several Norwegian films during the 1930s.

Klouman's influence can still be seen today in the works of many modern-day illustrators, particularly in the field of children's literature. The artists' two children, Carsten Klouman and Wenche Klouman, also followed in their father's footsteps, pursuing successful careers of their own in the arts.

Despite passing away at a relatively young age, Thoralf Klouman left an indelible mark on Norway's artistic landscape and remains a celebrated figure in the country's cultural history.

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Gunnar Tolnæs

Gunnar Tolnæs (December 7, 1879 Oslo-November 9, 1940 Oslo) was a Norwegian actor.

He began his acting career on stage and later went on to become a prominent figure in Norwegian cinema during the silent film era. Tolnæs appeared in more than 40 films throughout his career, including the critically acclaimed film “Fante-Anne” (1920). He also directed and produced several films.

Aside from his work in the film industry, Tolnæs was known for his contributions to the arts. He was a founding member of the Norwegian Actors' Association and served as its chairman from 1939 until his death the following year.

Tolnæs was also a talented artist and musician. He studied at the Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry, and his artwork has been featured in several exhibitions throughout Norway. He was also an accomplished violinist and was known to perform in various musical events.

Tolnæs died in Oslo during the German occupation of Norway in World War II.

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