Eva Larsen

1939–2013 (Age 73)
Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life of Eva

When Eva Larsen was born in October 1939, her father, Thorvald Larsen, was 26 and her mother, Gudrun Elvira Korsgaard, was 21. She died in 2013, in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, at the age of 74.

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Thorvald Larsen
Gudrun Elvira Korsgaard
Eva Larsen

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World Events (7)


Age 1

Germany invades Denmark.
1940 · Germany Invades

Age 1

Operation Weserebung was the German attack on Denmark on April 9, 1940, during the Second World War. The invasion's primary purpose was to use Denmark as a staging ground for operations against Norway, and to build an extensive network of radar systems to detect English bombers bound for Germany. The attack was a breach of the non-aggression pact Denmark had signed with Germany less than a year earlier. Denmark's military forces were inferior in numbers and equipment, and after a short battle were forced to surrender. Lasting approximately six hours, the German ground campaign against Denmark was one of the shortest military operations of the Second World War.

Age 20

Denmark joins the European Free Trade Association.

Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Lars, Scandinavian equivalent of Lawrence .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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