R4R Royal Bios: (Norway) Crown Prince Haakon of Norway -born July 20, 1973 -youngest child of King Harald and Queen Sonja -heir apparent to the Norwegian throne -future king of Norway -pronounced Ho-kunn
King Olav V of Norway (2 July 1903--17 January 1991), only son of Queen Maud of Norway (nee Princess Maud of Wales). Olav was born Prince Alexander of Denmark and became Crown Prince Olav at 2 when his father was elected king of Norway in 1905. As ruler Olav was immensely popular and became known as "The People's King". At his death he was the last surviving grandchild of King Edward VII of Britain.