Knut Borge, Norwegian journalist and entertainer, Died at 67

  Media, Writer

Knut Conrad Borge was born on September 2, 1949, and died on April 9, 2017

He was a Norwegian journalist and entertainer.

He was raised in Bærum.

He became a freelancer for the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation in 1973.

He dis shows such as Borgulfsen, with Torkjell Berulfsen from 1984 to 1997, and Swing&Sweet, with Leif “Smoke Rings” Anderson from 1986 to 1999.

Knut has hosted the Spellemannprisen show several times.

As of 2004, Borge had hosted a relaunch of the classical quiz show 20 spørsmål, which attained up to more than a million viewers.

Borge also worked as a jazz columnist and journalist for Verdens Gang from 1979 to 1989, and for Dagens Næringsliv from 1990 to 1995.

Borge autored books such as Det største siden Svartedauen from 1986, and Kjære Skrythals from 1994 (with Tore Skoglund).

Knut Borge passed away at 67 years old.