Did Olav become King of Norway?
King Olav V
Succeeded his father as king of Norway on 21 September 1957.
What happened to King Olav of Norway?
During the summer of 1990, the King suffered from health problems, but recovered somewhat during Christmas the same year. At the age of 87, on 17 January 1991, while residing in the Royal Lodge Kongsseteren in Oslo, he became ill and died in the evening of a myocardial infarction.
Did King Olav of Norway remarry?
Crown Prince Olav (King Olav V)
The new king never remarried after the death of his beloved wife Martha, and ruled the country without a queen for 33 years until his own death on January 17, 1991. Though heralded by his people, Olav’s rule was not without controversy.