Vegard Ylvisåker (left) and Bård Ylvisåker (right)
Birth Name: Vegard Ylvisåker and Bård Urheim Ylvisåker
Place of Birth: Trondheim, Norway (Vegard) and Bergen, Norway (Bård)
Date of Birth: May 19, 1979 (Vegard) and March 21, 1982 (Bård)
Vegard and Bård Ylvisåker are Norwegian comedian siblings, together known as Ylvis. Vegard is the older brother. Their parents are Helga Urheim and Hans Terje Ylvisåker.
Ylvis’ paternal grandfather is Steinar Odd Ylvisåker (the son of Hans Ylvisåker).
Ylvis’ paternal grandmother is Barbro Haug (the daughter of Torleiv Vangensteen Haug and Brita Nundal). Torleiv was the son of Ole Torleivsen Åbøle (later Haug) and Kari Seim Eldegard. Brita was the daughter of Trond Anfindsen Nundal and Barbro Olsdatter Nundal. Trond and Barbro were both born with the same surname.
Ylvis’ maternal grandparents are Johannes Urheim and Gunnvor Olstad (the daughter of Nils Jensen Olstad and Gunnhild Karlsdatter Jostedal). Gunnvor was born in Kaupanger, Sogndal, Sogn og Fjordane. Nils was the son of Jens Nielsen Olstad and Kari Torstensdatter Flatland. Gunnhild was the daughter of Karl Olai Hermundsen Tvedt and Sofia Andersdatter Fossen.
Source: Genealogies of Ylvis – https://www.geni.com
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