John Lyng's Government

28 August 1963 - 25 September 1963

Conservative Party (C), Christian Democratic Party (Chr.), Liberal Party (L),
Centre Party (Cent.)

 

                                                             Number of government members:
                                                             28.08.1963                        15 
                                                             25.09.1963                        15

                                                             Number of state secretaries:
                                                             28.08.1963                         10
                                                             25.09.1963                         10

                                                             Number of men/women in government:
                                                             28.08.1963  14 men - 1 woman
                                                             25.09.1963  14 men - 1 woman

 

Prime Minister
Lyng, John (Johan) Daniel Fürstenberg, Member of Storting. Prime Minister. (C)


Minister of Foreign Affairs
Wikborg, Erling, barrister. Minister of Foreign Affairs. (Chr.)


Councillors of State
Myrvoll, Ole, professor. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Pay and Prices (L)

Koren, Petter Mørch, circuit judge. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Justice and the Police. (Chr.)

Bondevik, Kjell, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Social Affairs. (Chr.)

Kortner, Olav, secondary school teacher. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Church and Education. (L)

Lyngstad, Bjarne, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Local Government and Labour. (L)

Grønn-Hagen, Karen, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Family and Consumer Affairs. (Cent.)

Borgen, Hans, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Agriculture. (Cent.)

Onarheim, Onar, director. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Fisheries. (C)

Leiro, Lars, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Transport and Communications. (Cent.)

Kyllingmark, Håkon Olai, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Defence. (C)

Meland, Kaare, director. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Industry. (C)

Vårvik, Dagfinn, editor. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Finance and Customs. (Cent.)

Willoch, Kåre Isaachsen, Member of Storting. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Trade. Also deputy to the Minister of Foreign Affairs 31 August 1963. (C)


Change of ministers in Lyng's Government 1963:

Date Ministry Out of ministry Into ministry
None None


State Secretaries
Johansen, Ivar, journalist. State secretary, Office of the Prime Minister. (C)

Thyness, Paul, group secretary. State secretary, Office of the Prime Minister. (C)

Torsvik, Tomas, journalist. State secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Chr.)

Holøs, Odd Steinar, editor. State secretary Ministry of Social Affairs. (Chr.)

Lerheim, Magne, office manager. State secretary, Ministry of Church and Education. (L)

Dyring, Teddy, executive officer. State secretary, Ministry of Agriculture. (Cent.)

Unneberg, Bjørn, office manager. State secretary, Ministry of Transport and communications. (Cent.)

Lund, Arne Gunnar, lieutenant colonel. State secretary, Ministry of Defence. (C)

Schøyen, Torkild Wilhelm, engineer. State secretary, Ministry of Industry. (C)


Private secretaries
Vibe, Kjeld, private secretary. Private secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


Secretary to the Council of State
Østern, Leif Martin, secretary to the Council of State.


On 25 September 1963 Mr. Lyng's Government resigned, following a vote of no confidence in the Storting. At the same time Mr. Gerhardsen's Fourth Government was appointed.

Last updated: 12.04.2011