As per our current Database, Gunnar Kaasen is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Gunnar Kaasen is 140 years, 5 months and 4 days old. Gunnar Kaasen will celebrate 141rd birthday on a Saturday 11th of March 2023. Below we countdown to Gunnar Kaasen upcoming birthday.
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|Born||March 11, 1882 (Norway)|
Gunnar Kaasen’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
Gunnar Kaasen was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.
Dogsledder who, with his trusty dog Balto, delivered a vital shipment of diphtheria antitoxin to save people in Nome, Alaska.
He emigrated from Norway to Alaska to take part in the Gold Rush and became an expert dog musher: the primary means of transportation when the roads and waterways were ice-locked.
He was part of a group of mushers taking the 300,000 units of the serum from Anchorage to Nome: a 674-mile trip, parts of which he spent on treacherous roads in near white-out conditions.
He was born in Burfjorddalen in Troms county, Norway.
Steven Spielberg made an animated feature film Balto, which was based on his husky.