|Born||May 20, 1917|
|Died||30 September 1992|
Bergur Sigurbjörnsson, (May 20, 1917 – July 28, 2005), was an Icelandic magazine editor and politician. Events 325 - The First Council of Nicaea &ndash the first Ecumenical Council of the Christian Church is held Year 1917 ( MCMXVII) was a Common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common year Iceland, officially the Republic of Iceland ( ( Ísland or Lýðveldið Ísland ( Events 1399 - Henry IV is proclaimed King of England. 1744 - France and Spain defeat the Year 1992 ( MCMXCII) was a Leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar) Iceland, officially the Republic of Iceland ( ( Ísland or Lýðveldið Ísland ( Editing Language, Images or Sound through correction condensation organization and other modifications in various media A politician (from Greek " Polis " is an individual who is involved in influencing public decision making through the influence of Politics or a person Events 325 - The First Council of Nicaea &ndash the first Ecumenical Council of the Christian Church is held Year 1917 ( MCMXVII) was a Common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common year Events 1540 - Thomas Cromwell is executed at the order of Henry VIII of England on charges of Treason. Year 2005 ( MMV) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. He studied business in the University of Iceland, and later went on to study economics in Stockholm University. The University of Iceland (Háskóli Íslands is an Icelandic State university, founded in 1911 Stockholm University ( Stockholms universitet) is a state University in Stockholm, Sweden. He founded the weekly magazine, Frjáls Þjóð ('Free Nation') in 1952, and was the magazine's editor until 1967. The Frjáls Þjóð ( Icelandic for 'Free Nation' was a weekly Newspaper published in Reykjavík, Iceland from 1952 to He was a prominent supporter of Hannibal Valdimarsson's campaign to be elected to the Alþing as an independent. Hannibal Valdimarsson ( 1903 13 January &ndash 1991 1 September) was a politician from Iceland. The Alþingi, Anglicized variously as Althing or Althingi, is the national Parliament —literally “(the all- thing ”—of He himself ventured into politics, forming the National Preservation Party in 1953, for which he was a member between 1953 and 1956. National Preservation Party (Þjóðvarnarflokkurinn a Political party in Iceland.
He was a proponent of complete self-determination for Iceland, and as such, strongly opposed both Iceland's membership of NATO and the 1951 American occupation of Iceland. The North Atlantic Treaty