Henrik Fleming
Henrik Klasson Fleming was a member of the Swedish nobility and admiral, diplomat and lord marshal. He was the author of one of the first autobiographies in Swedish, a colourful depiction of his early...
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Carl Georg Siöblad
Carl Georg Siöblad (November 2, 1683 – September 1, 1754), was a Swedish naval officer and Governor of Malmö.
He was born on November 2, 1683 to Erik Carlsson Sjöblad. He became a second lieutenan...
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Gustav Horn, Count of Pori
Count Gustav Horn af Björneborg (October 22, 1592 – May 10, 1657) was a Swedish/Finnish soldier and politician. He was the youngest son of Field Marshal Carl Horn and Agneta von Dellwig, born while h...
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Arvid Stålarm the Younger
Arvid Stålarm, actually Arvid Eriksson (Stålarm) till Lindö i Tenala (c. 1540 or 1549 – May 1620, Gripsholm Castle) was a Swedish noble and soldier from the Finland-based Stålarm family. He is s...
Arvid Lindman
Salomon Arvid Achates Lindman (19 September 1862 – 9 December 1936) was a Swedish rear admiral, industrialist and conservative politician who served as Prime Minister of Sweden from 1906 to 1911...
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Louis Palander
Adolf Arnold Louis Palander af Vega (October 2, 1842 – August 7, 1920) was a Swedish naval officer, mostly remembered as the captain on Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld's Vega expedition, the first succe...
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Olof Strömstierna
Olof Strömstierna (1664–1730) was a Swedish naval officer and admiral. He was born as Olof Knape but became ennobled under the name Strömstierna in 1715.
Strömstierna was born 1664 in Bohuslän whe...
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Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
Carl XVI Gustaf (full name: Carl Gustaf Folke Hubertus [ˈkʰɑːɭ ˈɡɵ̞stɑːv ˈfɔlˌkɛ hɵ̞bɛˈʈɵ̞s], born 30 April 1946) is the reigning King of Sweden. On 15 September 1973, he succeeded his grandfather Gus...
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Charles XIII of Sweden
Charles XIII & II also Carl, Swedish: Karl XIII (Stockholm, 7 October 1748 – Stockholm, 5 February 1818), was King of Sweden (as Charles XIII) from 1809 and King of Norway (as Charles II) from...
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Carl August Ehrensvärd
Count Carl August Ehrensvärd (5 May 1745 – 21 May 1800) was a Swedish naval officer, painter, author, and neo-classical architect. Ehrensvärd was born in Stockholm, and died in Örebro. Though active...
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Hans Wachtmeister
Hans Wachtmeister, Count of Johannishus, (3 January 1642 [O.S. 24 December 1641] – 15 February [O.S. 26 February] 1714) was admiral general of the Swedish Navy and advisor ...
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Cornelius Anckarstjerna
Cornelius Didrikson Thijsen Anckarstierna (25 January 1655 – 19 April 1714) was a Swedish admiral of Dutch origin and a member of the Swedish House of Nobility.
Cornelius Anckarstierna was born on...
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Carl Tersmeden
Carl Tersmeden (23 April 1715, Larsbo bruk in Dalarna - 25 December 1797) was a Swedish admiral and diarist.
Carl Tersmeden was the son of Jacob Tersmeden the Elder and Elisabeth Gangia and thus t...
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Admiral (Sweden)
Admiral (Amiral in Swedish) is a naval rank in Sweden. According to current practice only royals and the Supreme Commander of the Swedish Armed Forces, if he were to come from the Swedish Navy, can ho...
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Klas Hansson Bjelkenstjerna
Baron Klas Hansson Bjelkenstjerna (also Claës Hansson Bjelkenstjerna or Bielkenstjerna) (24 April 1615 – 30 July 1662) was a Swedish naval officer and civil servant.HIs father, Hans Klasson Bjel...
Gustaf Otto Stenbock
Count Gustaf Otto Stenbock (7 September 1614 – 24 September 1685) was a Swedish soldier and politician. He was son of Friherre Gustav Eriksson Stenbock (1575–1629) and Countess Beata Margareta Brahe (...
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Carl Olof Cronstedt
Carl-Olof Cronstedt the elder (3 October 1756 – 7 April 1820) was a Swedish naval commander responsible for the overwhelming Swedish victory at the Second Battle of Svensksund, one of the largest nava...
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Carl-Fredrik Algernon
Carl Fredrik Robert Algernon (9 October 1925 – 15 January 1987) was a Swedish rear admiral and war materiel inspector.Carl Algernon was born in Stockholm, Sweden. He became a lecturer at the Swedish N...
Fredrik von Otter
Fredrik Wilhelm von Otter (11 April 1833 – 9 March 1910) was a Swedish friherre, naval officer and politician, most notably serving as Prime Minister of Sweden from 1900 to 1902.Otter was born o...
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Carl Gyllenhielm
Baron Carl Carlsson Gyllenhielm (4 March 1574 – 17 March 1650) was a Swedish soldier and politician. He was made a baron (friherre) in 1615, appointed Field Marshal in 1616, Privy Councilor in 1...
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Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland
Prince Bertil of Sweden (Bertil Gustaf Oskar Carl Eugén, 28 February 1912 – 5 January 1997), Duke of Halland, was the third son of King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden and his first wife, Princess Mar...
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Gustaf von Psilander
Gustaf von Psilander (1669–1738) was a Swedish admiral.
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Fredrik Henrik af Chapman
Fredrik Henrik af Chapman (September 9, 1721 in Gothenburg – August 19, 1808) was a Swedish shipbuilder, scientist and officer in the Swedish navy. He was also manager of the Karlskrona shipyard...
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Clas Fleming (admiral)
Clas Larsson Fleming (1592-1644) was an admiral and administrator involved in the development of a formal management structure for the Royal Swedish Navy under King Gustav II Adolf and Queen Christina...
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Erik Carlsson Sjöblad
Erik Carlsson Sjöblad (August 28, 1647 – May 31, 1725) was a Swedish governor, admiral, and baron.
Sjöblad was born in Halmstad, Halland, Sweden. His father, a general, was Baron Carol Sjöblad Nil...
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Baltzar von Platen (statesman)
Count Baltzar Bogislaus von Platen (29 May 1766 – 6 December 1829) was a Swedish naval officer and statesman. He was born on the island of Rügen (now Germany) to Philip Julius Bernhard von Plate...
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Yngve Ekstrand
Admiral Yngve Ekstrand (1888–30 March 1951) was a Swedish naval officer.Ekstrand was born in Uppsala, attended the Swedish Naval Academy, and was commissioned into the Royal Swedish Navy in 1908...
Henrik Horn
Henrik Horn (May 22, 1618 – February 22, 1693) was a freiherr, military, field marshal (1665), admiral (1677) and member of the Privy Council of Sweden (1677).Henrik Horn distinguished himself in the...
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Claes Uggla
Claes Johansson Uggla (1614 – 1 June 1676) was a Swedish military officer of the 17th century, who served in both the army and the navy, reaching the rank of Admiral before he was killed in acti...
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