Norway

Inger Johanne Simonsen

Inger Johanne Simonsen
Inger Johanne Simonsen was born in the remote village of Baldersheim, deep in a fjord in Western Norway. She moved to London in 1963 where she was befriended by The Rolling Stones, The Pretty Things and Jeff Beck, to name but a few.

Kristian Olaf Birkeland

Kristian Birkeland
Norwegian scientist Kristian Birkeland is best known for explaining the natural phenomenon of Aurora Borealis in great detail. He also invented two other scientific feats – the Birkeland-Eyde process for nitrogen fixation and the electromagnetic cannon.