Jens Christian Hauge


Age: 91

leader of Norway's military underground in World War II who later became an influential politician and business leader when he joined the military arm of the Norwegian resistance movement called Milorg after Nazi Germany invaded and occupied the Nordic nation in 1940, where he became leader of the 40,000 underground fighters at age 27 in June 1942 by heading a fight against the German occupation force that made him a national hero when it became known after the war.

Cause of Death: Unspecified causes

Born: May 15, 1915

Died: October 30, 2006

Oslo, Norway