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Thor Bjarne Bore, Norwegian newspaper editor. Chairman Governmental Commission on television-2, 1983-1985; member Government Commission on Freedom of Speech, since 1996; president Norwegian Church Council, since 2003. Member Norwegian Newspaper Organization (board directors 1994-1998).

Background

Bore, Thor Bjarne was born on January 10, 1938 in Molde, Norway. Son of Asgaut and Ragna (Refve) Bore.

Education

CandMag, University Oslo, 1961.

Career

News editor Vart Land, Oslo, 1964-1966. Editor in chief Romsdals Budstikke, Molde, 1966-1970. Managing editor Vart Land, Oslo, 1970-1974, editor in chief, 1974-1983, Stavanger Aftenblad, Norway, since 1983, Chief Executive Officer Norway, since 1991.

Chairman Norwegian Press Organization, 1991-1995, Norwegian branch International Press Institute, 1987-1991. Board directors Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, since 2001.

Membership

Chairman Governmental Commission on television-2, 1983-1985. Member Government Commission on Freedom of Speech, since 1996. President Norwegian Church Council, since 2003.

Member Norwegian Newspaper Organization (board directors 1994-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Marathon running.

Connections

Married Marie Rein, August 1, 1964. Children: Geir Arne, Bjørn Kristoffer, Ragnhild.

father:
Asgaut Bore

mother:
Ragna (Refve) Bore

spouse:
Marie Rein

children:
Geir Arne Bore

Bjørn Kristoffer Bore

Ragnhild Bore