1851 – Born on the 25th of January in Time, Norway.
1872 – He established the newspaper Tvedestrandsposten.
1877 – He founded the weekly Fedraheim, in which he urged reforms in many spheres including political, social, religious, agrarian, and linguistic.
1880 – He was also a journalist for the Dagbladet.
1892 – He edited the Tvedestrandsposten and Fedraheimen.
1894 – He laid the ground, together with Rasmus Steinsvik, for the paper Den 17de Mai.
1924 – Died on the 14th of January.