1959 - Jens Stoltenberg, born on the 16th of March in Oslo, Norway. He is a Norwegian economist, leader.
1985 - 1989 - He was the leader of the Workers' Youth League.
1990 - 1991 - He was junior minister (statssekretær) in the Department of the Environment.
1990 - 1992 - Leader of the Oslo chapter of the Labour Party.
2000 - 2001 - His first tenure as Prime Minister was controversial within his own party, being responsible for reforms and modernisation of the welfare state that included part-privatising several key state-owned services and corporations.
2002 - Leader of the Norwegian Labour Party and the current Prime Minister of Norway.
2005 - Became Prime Minister for the second time on the 17th of October.
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