Swedish History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 663

  • 1932-03-28 Sven Oskar Lindqvist, Swedish writer (Myten om Wu Tao-tzu)
  • 1932-09-22 Ingemar Johansson, Sweden, world heavyweight boxing champ (1952)
  • 1934-03-22 May Britt, Sweden, actress (Young Lions)/wife of Sammy Davis Jr
  • 1934-05-21 Bengt I. Samuelsson, Swedish biochemist, Nobel laureate
  • 1934-06-04 Carl Fredrik Reutersward, Swedish artist (knotted-gun sculpture), born in Stockholm (d. 2016)
  • 1934-09-23 Per Olov Enquist, Swedish writer (Hour of the Lynx)
  • 1934-10-18 Inger Stevens, actress (Katy-Farmer's Daughter), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1934-11-09 Ingvar Carlsson, PM of Sweden (1986-91, 94- )
  • 1934-11-11 Bibi Andersson, Sweden, actress (Scenes From a Marriage)
  • 1934-11-14 Kurt Hamrin, Swedish soccer player
  • 1935-07-25 Lars Werner, Swedish communist leader
  • 1935-10-28 Folke Rabe, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm
  • 1937-04-25 Bo Brundin, actress (Rhinemann Exchange), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1937-05-01 Bo Nilsson, Swedish composer (Doppelspiel)
  • 1937-09-20 Birgitta Dahl, Swedish politician
  • 1937-09-20 Monica Zetterlund, Swedish actress and singer (d. 2005)
  • 1938-01-13 Tord Grip, Swedish football manager
  • 1938-03-09 Lill-Babs, Swedish singer
  • 1938-06-16 Torgny Lindgren, Swedish writer
  • 1939-01-17 Toini Gustafson, Sweden, 5K/10K cross country skier (Oly-gold-1968)
  • 1939-01-25 Gabriel Romanus, Swedish politician
  • 1940-09-17 Jan Eliasson, Swedish diplomat
  • 1940-12-05 Peter Pohl, Swedish writer
  • 1941-02-13 Bo Svenson, Goteborg Sweden, actor (North Dallas 40, Walking Tall)
  • 1941-03-30 Sven Hamrin, Sweden, road race cycler (Olympic-bronze-1964)
  • 1941-04-28 Ann-Margret, Valsjobya Sweden, actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy)
  • 1941-09-17 William Grut, Swedish pentathlete (Olympic-gold-1948), born in Stockholm (d. 2012)
  • 1942-03-31 Ulla Hoffmann, Swedish politician
  • 1942-04-14 Björn Rosengren, Swedish politician
  • 1942-09-30 Sture Pettersson, Sweden, cyclist (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • 1942-10-06 Britt Ekland, actress (Wicker Man, Asylum), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1943-02-09 Jonny Nilsson, Sweden, 10K speed skater (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • 1943-08-26 Ulf Sundelin, Sweden, yachtsmen (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 1943-11-12 Bjorn Waldegard, Swedish rally driver, born in Ro, Sweden, (d. 2014)
  • 1943-12-07 Göran Lennmarker, Swedish politician
  • 1943-12-13 Gösta Winbergh, Swedish tenor (d. 2002)
  • 1943-12-23 Silvia Sommerlath, German wife of King Carl XVI of Sweden (1973- )
  • 1944-02-14 Ronnie Peterson, Swedish racing driver (d. 1978)
  • 1944-04-19 James Heckman, American economist, Bank of Sweden Prize
  • 1944-05-05 Bo Larsson, Swedish footballer
  • 1944-05-15 Gunilla Hutton, Goteborg Sweden, actress (Petticoat Junction)
  • 1944-08-19 Bodil Malmsten, Swedish writer
  • 1944-08-23 Lena Tabori, model/daughter of Viveca Lindfors, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1944-09-19 Anders Björck, Swedish politician
  • 1944-12-02 Inger Davidson, Swedish politician
  • 1945-02-12 Maud Adams, Lulea Sweden, actress (Octopussy, Rollerball, Tattoo)
  • 1945-03-04 Tommy Svensson, Swedish football manager
  • 1945-03-10 Birgitta Sellén, Swedish politician
  • 1945-03-15 Jorgen Sundelin, Sweden, yachtsmen (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 1945-03-28 Count Björn Hamilton, Swedish politician
  • 1945-05-15 Lasse Berghagen, Swedish singer
  • 1945-06-23 Kjell Albin Abrahamson, Swedish journalist and writer.
  • 1945-08-13 Lars Engqvist, Swedish politician
  • 1945-09-13 Andres Küng, Swedish-Estonian politician, journalist (d. 2002)
  • 1945-11-15 Anni-Frid Lyngsdtad, [Fryeda Anderson], Sweden, rocker (ABBA)
  • 1945-11-26 Björn von Sydow, Swedish politician
  • 1946-01-01 Carl B. Hamilton, Swedish economist and politician
  • 1946-04-30 Karl XVI Gustav F H, King of Sweden (1973- )
  • 1946-12-16 Benny Andersson, singer (ABBA-Money! Money! Money!), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1947-01-13 Peter Sundelin, Sweden, yachtsmen (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 1947-01-27 Björn Afzelius, Swedish singer (d. 1999)
  • 1947-03-15 Tomas Pettersson, Sweden, cyclist (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • 1947-03-17 Jan Andersson, Swedish politician
  • 1947-04-15 Cristina Husmark Pehrsson, Swedish politician
  • 1947-04-20 Björn Skifs, Swedish singer (Blue Swede)
  • 1947-04-30 Mats Odell, Swedish politician
  • 1947-07-11 Bo Lundgren, Swedish politician
  • 1947-07-23 Torsten Palm, Swedish racing driver
  • 1947-08-13 Margareta Winberg, Swedish politician
  • 1948-02-03 Henning Mankell, Swedish playwright and author (Wallander novels), born in Stockholm (d. 2015)
  • 1948-02-05 Sven-Göran Eriksson, Swedish football manager
  • 1948-05-13 Jeffrey Evans, Lord Mayor of London (2015-16), born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 1948-06-09 Gudrun Schyman, Swedish politician
  • 1948-11-09 Henrik S. Järrel, Swedish politician
  • 1948-11-26 Claes Elfsberg, Swedish television presenter
  • 1949-02-14 Ewa Aulin, actress (Candy, Fiorina LeVacca), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1949-02-21 Ronnie Hellström, Swedish footballer
  • 1949-05-05 Anna Bergman, actress (Agent 69), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1949-07-15 Carl Bildt, Swedish politician
  • 1950-01-12 Göran Lindblad, Swedish politician

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1950-04-05 Agnetha Fältskog [Anna Ulvaeus], Swedish singer (ABBA), born in Jönköping, Sweden

  • 1950-06-28 Mauricio Rojas, Swedish politician
  • 1950-09-17 Chris Heister, Swedish politician
  • 1950-09-24 Kristina Wayborn, Swedish actress
  • 1951-05-12 Gunnar Larrson, Sweden, 200m/400m swimmer (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1951-06-13 Stellan Skarsgard, Swedish actor (Breaking the Waves)
  • 1951-06-27 Ulf Andersson, Sweden, International Chess Grandmaster (1972)
  • 1951-08-02 Freddie Wadling, Swedish actor and musician (The Leather Nun, Fleshquartet)
  • 1951-08-02 Per Westerberg, Swedish politician
  • 1951-09-04 Marita Ulvskog, Swedish politician
  • 1951-10-20 Leif Pagrotsky, Swedish politician
  • 1951-11-06 Peter Althin, Swedish politician and attorney
  • 1951-11-24 Gaby Landhage, Goteborg Sweden, model (Model of the Rear)
  • 1952-02-25 Inger Segelström, Swedish politician
  • 1952-04-15 Bengt Gingsjö, Swedish swimmer
  • 1952-05-10 Kikki Danielsson, Swedish singer
  • 1952-09-19 Gunnar Hökmark, Swedish politician
  • 1953-08-27 Peter Stormare, Swedish-born actor
  • 1953-12-14 Mikael Odenberg, Swedish politician
  • 1954-07-05 Leni Björklund, Swedish politician

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