Holger Thorvald Ursin was born on February 11, 1934, in Oslo and died on August 13, 2016.
He was a Norwegian physician and psychologist.
Ursin lectured at the University of Bergen from 1967 and was appointed professor from 1974.
Holger research interests focused on neurophysiological mechanisms related to behavior and coping with stress.
Ursin was decorated Knight, First Class of the Order of St. Olav in 2008.
Holger Ursin passed away at 82 years old.