1864 – He was born on the 1st of December in Kristiania, Norway.
1894-1895 – He was member of a whaling expedition to the Ross Sea.
1895 – He was the 1st person to make confirmed landing on Antarctica.
1930 – He was awarded the Patron’s Medal from the Royal Geographic Society.
1934 – He died this year in Slemdal, Oslo, Norway.