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Magne Furuholmen

Norwegian Musician
Male
Born Nov 1, 1962
Age 52
Hometown Oslo
Genres Alternative rock ...
Instruments Keyboard instrume...
Performed With A-ha + Apparatjik
Record Label Polydor
Height 6' 1" (186 cm)

Magne 'Mags' Furuholmen is a Norwegian musician. He is best known as the guitarist and keyboardist of the pop band A-ha.

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CHILDHOOD

1962 Birth Born on November 1, 1962.
1967 4 Years Old His father, a jazz musician who played trumpet with Bent Sølves Orkester, was killed in an aeroplane crash over Drammen, south of Oslo in 1967, when Magne was just five. … Read More

TWENTIES

1992 29 Years Old Furuholmen married Heidi Rydjord, his high school sweetheart, on 8 August 1992, in the garden of their Nesøya home. … Read More

THIRTIES

1994 31 Years Old 1 More Event
…  When A-ha went on hiatus in 1994, Furuholmen began working on other music projects. The band reconvened in 2000, though announced they would split in 2010. … Read More
2001 38 Years Old …  In 2001, Furuholmen was commissioned to design an official Norwegian postage stamp.

FORTIES

2004 41 Years Old Furuholmen also recorded "Past Perfect Future Tense" in 2004, with appearances from Guy Berryman and Will Champion of Coldplay, and from Andy Dunlop of the Scottish band Travis.
2005 42 Years Old In 2005 he decorated the 11 floors of the Royal Caribbean International cruiseship Adventure of the Seas with sheets of glass of his work.
2010 47 Years Old Magne announced on Jo Wiley’s show on BBC Radio 2 in October 2010 that he intends to work with his friends in MEW and Coldplay after retiring from A-ha in December. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00vc5hn/Radio_2_In_Concert_aha/ … Read More
2012 49 Years Old The official ceremony will take place on 6 November 2012.
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