Swedish History (Part 5)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 401 - 500 of 665

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1954-08-15 Stieg Larsson [Karl Stig-Erland Larsson], Swedish author (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), born in Skelleftehamn, Sweden (d. 2004)

  • 1954-09-04 José Castro, Swedish actor.
  • 1954-11-20 Berit Andnor, Swedish politician
  • 1955-05-09 Anne-Sofie von Otter, Swedish mezzo-soprano
  • 1955-11-24 Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth, Swedish politician
  • 1956-01-20 Maria Larsson, Swedish politician
  • 1956-02-18 Ted Gärdestad, Swedish singer (d. 1997)
  • 1956-03-18 Ingamar Stenmark, Sweden, slalom (Olympic-2 gold-1980)
  • 1956-03-22 Lena Olin, actress (Enemies A Love Story), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1956-03-27 Thomas Wassberg, Sweden, 15K/50K cross country skier (Oly-gold-1980)
  • 1956-04-07 Annika Billström, Swedish politician
  • 1956-04-20 Beatrice Ask, Swedish politician

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1956-06-06 Björn Borg, Swedish tennis champion (Wimbledon 1976-79), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
  • 1956-09-05 Roine Stolt, Swedish guitarist (The Flower Kings)
  • 1956-10-31 Anders Lago, Swedish Social Democratic politician
  • 1956-11-25 Hélène Goudin, Swedish politician
  • 1957-01-25 Eskil Erlandsson, Swedish politician
  • 1957-03-09 Mona Sahlin, Swedish politician
  • 1957-03-18 Christer Fuglesang, physicist/astronaut (Mir backup), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1957-06-19 Anna Lindh, Swedish politician (d. 2003)
  • 1957-08-26 Dr. Alban, Nigerian-Swedish singer
  • 1957-11-03 Dolph Lundgren, actor (Rocky IV, The Expendables 2), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1958-01-16 Lena Ek, Swedish politician
  • 1958-02-13 Pernilla August, Swedish actress
  • 1958-03-25 Åsa Torstensson, Swedish politician
  • 1958-06-14 Carina Persson, playmate (August, 1983), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1958-07-08 Andreas Carlgren, Swedish politician
  • 1959-01-12 Per Helmstad Gessle, Sweden, singer (Roxette-Must Have Been Love)
  • 1959-01-27 Göran Hägglund, Swedish politician
  • 1960-01-05 Glenn Strömberg, Swedish footballer
  • 1960-02-20 Kee Marcello, Swedish guitarist
  • 1960-03-14 George Horvath, Sweden, pentathlete (Olympic-1980)
  • 1960-06-24 Karin Pilsäter, Swedish politician
  • 1960-11-08 Michael Nyqvist, Swedish actor
  • 1960-12-12 Jaap van Sweden, Dutch violinist/concert master
  • 1961-07-13 Anders Jarryd, Lidkoping Sweden, tennis star
  • 1961-11-01 Louise Boije af Gennäs, Swedish writer and novelist
  • 1962-03-12 Gunde Svan, Swedish long jumper (Olympics-gold-1984, 88)
  • 1962-05-03 Anders Graneheim, Swedish bodybuilder
  • 1962-05-18 Nanne Grönvall, Swedish singer
  • 1962-05-30 Jan Gunnarsson, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1962-11-11 Mic Michaeli, Swedish keyboardist
  • 1962-11-29 Andy LaRocque Swedish musician (King Diamond)
  • 1963-02-10 Joakim Nystrom, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1963-02-27 Pär Nuder, Swedish politician
  • 1963-05-11 Gunilla Carlsson, Swedish politician
  • 1963-06-13 Catarina Lindqvist, Sweden, tennis player (Swedish Open 1986)
  • 1963-06-30 Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Swedish guitarist

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1963-07-16 Mikael Pernfors, Swedish tennis star (1986 French Open finalist), born in Malmö, Sweden

Tennis Player Mikael Pernfors
Tennis Player
Mikael Pernfors
  • 1963-07-26 Marianne Berglund, Sweden, cyclist (1983 Ruffles Tour of Texas)
  • 1963-10-31 Mikkey Dee, Swedish musician, drummer for Motörhead
  • 1964-02-13 Ylva Johansson, Swedish politician
  • 1964-02-23 John Norum, Swedish rocker (Europe), born in Vardø, Norway
  • 1964-02-29 Henrik Sundstrom, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1964-03-10 Neneh Cherry, Swedish singer-songwriter and rapper (Money Love), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1964-03-26 Ulf Samuelsson, Fagersta SWE, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, NY Rangers)
  • 1964-04-21 Ludmila Engquist, Russian-born Swedish athlete

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1964-08-22 Mats Wilander, Swedish tennis star (1988-US, Aust, French), born in Vaxjo, Sweden

Tennis Player and Seven-Time Major Champion Mats Wilander
Tennis Player and Seven-Time Major Champion
Mats Wilander
  • 1964-09-01 Cécilia Rhode, Swedish model
  • 1964-09-04 Tomas Sandstrom, NHL forward (Anaheim, Team Sweden 1998)
  • 1964-11-02 Britta Lejon, Swedish politician
  • 1965-01-26 Thomas Östros, Swedish politician
  • 1965-01-29 Peter Lundgren, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1965-03-07 Jesper Bo Parnevik, PGA golfer (1995 Nestle-5th), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1965-04-09 Helen Alfredsson, Goteborg Sweden, LPGA golfer (1993 Dinah Shore)
  • 1965-07-04 Eva Dahllof, Ornskoldsvik Sweden, golfer (1995 McCall's Classic-18th)
  • 1965-08-04 Fredrik Reinfeldt, Swedish politician
  • 1966-01-19 Stefan Edberg, Swedish tennis player (Wimbledon 1988, US Open 1991), born in Västervik, Sweden
  • 1966-01-19 Lena Philipsson, Swedish singer
  • 1966-02-17 Quorthon, Swedish musician (Bathory) (d. 2004)
  • 1966-05-20 Liselotte Neumann, Finspang Sweden, LPGA golfer (1988 US Women's Open)
  • 1966-07-17 Sten Tolgfors, Swedish politician
  • 1966-09-08 Carola, Swedish singer
  • 1966-09-22 Stefan Rehn, Swedish footballer
  • 1966-10-09 Christopher Östlund, Swedish publisher and entrepreneur
  • 1966-10-21 Jonas B, Svensson Sweden, tennis star
  • 1966-12-14 Tim Skold, Swedish/American musician
  • 1966-12-20 Myrra Malmberg, Swedish singer
  • 1967-01-03 Magnus Gustafsson, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1967-01-12 Ulf Dahlen, Ostersund SWE, NHL forward (Team Sweden, San Jose)
  • 1967-01-12 Vendela [Kirsebom], model (Sports Illustrated 1993), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1967-01-21 Ulf Stenlund, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1967-03-21 Jonas "Joker" Berggren, Swedish musician (Ace of Base)
  • 1967-05-23 Anna Ibrisagic, Swedish politician
  • 1967-07-09 Gunnar Axén, Swedish politician
  • 1967-07-19 Christian Bergstrom, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1967-08-16 Ulrika Jonsson, Swedish television personality
  • 1967-08-30 Catrin Nilsmark, Goteborg Sweden, LPGA golfer (1995 PING Welch's-14th)
  • 1967-10-06 Kennet Andersson, former Swedish footballer
  • 1968-01-03 Kent Carlsson, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1968-01-21 Ulrica Messing, Swedish politician
  • 1968-05-08 Johan Pehrson, Swedish politician
  • 1968-05-15 Cecilia Malmström, Swedish politician
  • 1968-07-09 Lars Gyllenhaal, Swedish author
  • 1968-08-20 Klas Ingesson, Swedish footballer
  • 1968-08-22 Henrik Holm, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1968-09-13 Emma Sjöberg, Swedish model
  • 1968-12-01 Anders Holmertz, Swedish free style swimmer (world record 400m)

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