- Category : 1907-births
- Type : PSP
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Explanation 3
Norwegian journalist, newspaper editor, novelist, biographer, and non-fiction writer. He was a journalist for the newspaper Bergens Tidende from 1935, and edited the paper Nidaros from 1945 to 1950. His literary début came in 1935 with the novel "Havet gav" ('The Ocean Gave'). His brother was architect Georg Fasting.
Fasting died on 4 February 1983. He was 75.