dronning maud land

Norway Began to Own the Dronning Mode Land on January 14, 1939.

January 14th is the day Norway began to own the Dronning Maud Land.

Dronning Maud Land is an area in Antarctica.

From this day in 1939, Norway considers it its territory.

Dronning means queen.

This place name was named in commemoration of “Queen Mode”, who was enthroned until 1938 the previous year.

Wikipedia: Queen Maud Land

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