Carl Carlsson Mörner
Carl Carlsson Mörner (1 December 1755 in Jönköping - 24 June 1821 in Stockholm) was a Swedish nobleman, officer, and politician. After rising through the ranks after being accepted as a cadet in 1771...
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Carl Gustaf Tessin
Carl Gustaf Tessin (5 September 1695 – 7 January 1770) was a Swedish politician and son of architect Nicodemus Tessin the Younger and Hedvig Eleonora Stenbock. He was one of the most brilliant persona...
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Per Brahe the Younger
Count Per Brahe the Younger (18 February 1602 – 2 September 1680) was a Swedish soldier and statesman. He was a Privy Councillor from 1630 and Lord High Steward from 1640.Brahe was born on Rydboholm (...
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Anders Chydenius
Anders Chydenius ([ˈandərs kʰʏˈdeːniɵs]; 26 February 1729 – 1 February 1803) was a Finnish priest and a member of the Swedish Riksdag, and is known as the leading classical liberal of Nordic history.B...
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Jakob Gadolin
Jakob Gadolin (October 24, 1719 in Strängnäs – September 26, 1802 in Turku) was a Finnish Lutheran bishop, professor of physics and theology, politician and statesman.In 1736, he studied at The Royal ...
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Sten Carl Bielke
Sten Carl Bielke, born March 14, 1709 in Stockholm, Sweden, deceased July 13, 1753, was a Swedish Freiherr, official, scientist and member of the Swedish parliament (riksdag). His father was the Count...
August Lindbergh
August Lindbergh (12 May 1808 – 14 October 1893) was a Swedish American farmer and politician. He was the father of the U.S. politician Charles August Lindbergh, and the grandfather of aviator Charles...
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Johan Christopher Toll
Count Johan Christopher Toll (1 February 1743 – 21 May 1817), Swedish statesman and soldier, was born at Mölleröd in Scania (now part of Hässleholm Municipality, Skåne County). Toll came of an a...
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Olof Wallquist
Olof Wallquist (1755, Edsberg, Närke – April 30, 1800, Norrköping) was a Swedish statesman and ecclesiastic.
Wallqvist was ordained in 1776, became Doctor of Philosophy in 1779, court preacher to ...
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Skinnar Per Andersson
Skinnar Per Andersson from Sollerön (1703 – January 30, 1744) was a farmer from Dalarna, member of the Swedish Riksdag representing parts of Dalarna and one of the key leaders of the Dalecarlian...
Arvid Horn
Count Arvid Bernhard Horn af Ekebyholm (6 April 1664 – 17 April 1742) was a Swedish soldier, diplomat and politician. He served twice as President of the Privy Council Chancellery (1710–1719 and...
Johan Göransson Gyllenstierna
Johan Göransson Gyllenstierna (February 18, 1635 – June 10, 1680) was a Swedish statesman.
He completed his studies at Uppsala University and then visited most of the European states, which laid t...
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Fabian Wrede, Count of Östanå
Fabian Wrede (Peippola, Finland, 1641 — 1712) was a swedish politician.
An advisor to Charles XI, King of Sweden, he was also a Swedish senator ("riksråd") and Lord Marshal of the Riksdag of the E...
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Jacob De la Gardie
Field Marshal and Count Jacob Pontusson De la Gardie (Reval, 20 June 1583 - Stockholm, 22 August 1652) was a statesman and a soldier of the Swedish Empire.He was appointed Privy Councilor in 1613, Gov...
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Johan August Gripenstedt
Baron Johan August Gripenstedt (11 August 1813 – 13 July 1874) was a Swedish businessman and politician. During his political career, Gripenstedt was a member of the Swedish Estates Assembly (as a rep...
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Axel von Fersen the Elder
Count Fredrik Axel von Fersen (5 April 1719 – 24 April 1794) was a Swedish statesman and soldier.
A son of Lieutenant-General Hans Reinhold von Fersen, he entered the Swedish Life Guards in 1740, ...
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Emil von Qvanten
Emil von Qvanten (22 August 1827, Pori, Finland – 5 December 1903) was a Finnish-Swedish poet, librarian, publisher and politician.Qvanten went into exile in Stockholm, Sweden, whence he produced anon...
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Lars Johan Hierta
Lars Johan Hierta (22 January 1801 – 20 November 1872) was a Swedish newspaper publisher, social critic, businessman and politician. He is best known as the founder of the newspaper Aftonbladet in 183...
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