Jan Paulsen

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Birthday
5, 1935
Birthplace
Norway
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
5, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Norway

About

President of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, and the church's foremost religious figure, from 1999 to 2010.

Before Fame

He served as Vice President of the General Conference for four years under his predecessor.

Trivia

He strengthened the church with dialogues on science and faith, as well as outreach to the younger generation.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife of over 50 years, Kari Trykkerud.

Associated With

Art Blakey, the jazz drummer, also came from a devout Seventh day Adventist family.