Hugo Valentin
Hugo Valentin (1888–1963) was a Swedish historian, scholar and leading Zionist. He got his PhD from Uppsala University in 1916 and took up teaching at the Teachers Training College in Uppsala an...
Maciej Zaremba
Maciej Zaremba Bielawski (born 12 March 1951) is a Swedish journalist and author.Zaremba was born in Poznań, Poland. He came to Sweden in 1969 where he worked as a construction worker during the 1970s...
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Mathilda Berwald
Mathilda Charlotta Berwald, née Cohn (9 March 1798 in Helsinki in Finland – 3 May 1877 in Stockholm), was a Finnish and Swedish concert singer. She was later appointed official singer (Hovsångare) of ...
Lovisa Augusti
Lovisa Sofia Augusti, (born Ester Salomon; 1756 – 25 June 1790) was a Swedish opera singer. She was a court singer (Hovsångare) and a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music.
The daughter of ...
Harry Schein
Harry Schein (13 October 1924, Vienna - 11 February 2006, Danderyd) was an Austrian born Swedish chemical engineer, writer and a major figure in Swedish culture. Schein was a founder of the Swedish ...
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Mordecai Ehrenpreis
Mordecai Ehrenpreis (later on: Marcus Ehrenpreis; 25 June 1869 – 26 February 1951) was a Hebrew author, publisher, Rabbi and Zionist.He was born in Lviv and started already as a young man to write in ...
Peter Wolodarski
Peter Wolodarski (born 15 April 1978) is a Swedish journalist and TV host. He has been the editor of the Stockholm based Dagens Nyheter since March 10, 2013.
Peter Wolodarski was born in Stockholm...
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Adam Cwejman
Adam Michael Cwejman (born 12 January 1985 in Gothenburg) is a Swedish politicianCwejman joined the Liberal Youth of Sweden in 2006 and became a member of the executive committee in 2008. He has also...
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Aaron Isaac
Aaron Isaac (Hebrew: אהרון יצחק‎; lived 1730 - 1817) was a Jewish seal engraver and merchant in haberdashery. He came from Pommery (Swedish Pomerania), a German-speaking area then part of th...
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List of North European Jews
Before the Holocaust, Jews were a significant part of the population in Lithuania where they numbered around 240,000, including approximately 100,000 in Vilnius, or about 45% of that city's pre-World ...
Shlomo Wolbe
Rabbi Shlomo Wolbe (Wilhelm Wolbe, 1914 - April 25, 2005) was a multi faceted Haredi rabbi born in Berlin and died in Jerusalem. He is best known as the author of Alei Shur (Hebrew: עלי שור‎...
Robert Weil
Robert Sam Weil (born 21 November 1948 in Bromma, Stockholm Municipality) is a Swedish businessman and philanthropist.He is the chairman of the investment company Proventus, which he founded in 1980. ...
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Dominika Peczynski
Dominika Peczynski (born September 20, 1970) is a Polish-Swedish singer, model and television host.
Dominika Maria Peczynski was born September 20, 1970 in Warsaw, Poland, to Russian Jewish mother...
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Jerzy Einhorn
Jerzy Einhorn (26 July 1925 in Częstochowa, Poland - 28 April 2000 in Danderyd, Stockholm, Sweden) was a Polish-born Swedish medical doctor, researcher and politician (Kristdemokrat). His Hebrew name...
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Mauritz Stiller
Mauritz Stiller (17 July 1883 – 18 November 1928) was a Finnish-Swedish film director, best known for discovering Greta Garbo and bringing her to America.Stiller had been a pioneer of the Swedis...
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Amalia Assur
Amalia Assur (1803–1889) was the first female dentist in Sweden.Amalia Assur was the daughter of the Jewish dentist Joel Assur, "one of the first dentists in Sweden". Assur was active as her father's ...
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Joakim Daniel Askling
Joakim Daniel Askling (born 4 January 1990) is a Swedish footballer of Israeli descent who plays for Beitar Tel Aviv Ramla.
Göran Rosenberg
Göran Jakob Rosenberg (born 11 October 1948) is a Swedish journalist and author.
Rosenberg was born in Södertälje, Sweden, as the son of David and Hala Rosenberg from Łódz in Poland, who both came...
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Marcus Melchior
Marcus Melchior (1897 – 1969) was acting chief rabbi of Denmark in 1943 at the time of the rescue of the Danish Jews.
Marcus Melchior came from a prominent Jewish family in Denmark. After a few ye...
Leif Pagrotsky
Leif Pagrotsky, born 20 October 1951 in Gothenburg, is a Swedish Social Democratic politician who had various posts in the government of Göran Persson between 1996 and 2006.
Pagrotsky has a Bachel...
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Bo Rothstein
Bo Rothstein (born 12 June 1954) is an internationally acclaimed Swedish political scientist who holds the August Röhss Chair in Political Science at University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The August Röhss...
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Werner Wolf Glaser
Werner Wolf Glaser (14 April 1910, Cologne – 29 March 2006, Västerås, Sweden) was a German-born Swedish composer, conductor, pianist, professor, music critic, and poet.
Glaser studied piano, condu...
Marcus Storch
Marcus Storch (born 28 July 1942 in Stockholm) is a Swedish industrialist. He received an engineering degree from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Storch spent many years working for AG...
Leif Silbersky
Leif Silbersky (born 8 March 1938 in Malmö, Skåne) is a well-known Swedish lawyer and author, living in Stockholm.He is notable for taking many high-profile cases which have enjoyed large media attent...