Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman winning the Best Supporting Actress Oscar® for her performance in Murder on the Orient Express - 47th Annual Academy Awards® in 1975. Presen...
Carl Pettersson
Carl Pettersson (born 29 August 1977) is a Swedish professional golfer who is a member of the PGA Tour. He has won five times on the PGA Tour, making him Sweden's joint most successful player alongsid...
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Johannes Alfred Hultman
Johannes Alfred Hultman (1861-1942) was a Swedish evangelist, singer, musician, composer and publisher, who spread the Good News in the United States and Sweden for over half a century. In 1885 he was...
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Carl Friden
Carl Friden (April 11, 1891 – April 29, 1945) was the Swedish born American mechanical engineer and businessman who founded the Friden Calculating Machine Company (Friden, Inc.).
A company b...
John Ericsson
John Ericsson (July 31, 1803 – March 8, 1889) was a Swedish-American inventor and mechanical engineer, as was his brother Nils Ericson. He was born at Långbanshyttan in Värmland, Sweden, but primarily...
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Charlotte Agell
Charlotte Agell (born 1959) is a Swedish-born American author for young adults and children who currently lives in Maine. Her second novel, Shift, was featured on the front cover of the Brunswick Time...
Gustaf Wilhelm Hammar
Gustaf Wilhelm Hammar (Gustav Vilhelm Hammar) (June 22, 1893 – August 19 1954) was a Swedish-born American experimental physicist. He was the eldest of six children of Anders Vilhelm Hammar and...
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Lars Edegran
Lars Ivar Edegran (born 1944) is a Dixieland jazz musician and bandleader. He most often plays piano, guitar, or banjo, but has also played mandolin, clarinet, and saxophone.Edegran was born in Stockh...
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Ulf Samuelsson
Ulf Bo Samuelsson (born March 26, 1964) is a retired Swedish–American professional ice hockey defenseman and currently an assistant coach for the New York Rangers . He played several seasons in the N...
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Sven Svensson
Sven Svensson was a prominent citizen of the New Sweden colony and was from one of the colony's founding families.
Svensson was born in 1636 in Sweden to Sven Gunnarsson, a forefather of the New S...
Margaret Olofsson Bergman
Margaret Olofsson Bergman was a Pacific Northwest weaver, teacher, and designer. During the 1930s, Bergman designed and patented two looms: the Bergman Suitcase loom and the Bergman Floor loom. Each ...
Arvid Franzen
Arvid Franzen (1899-1961) was a Swedish-born accordionist and bandleader, whose live performances and numerous recordings made him a household name in Scandinavian communities throughout the United St...
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Ernst Alexanderson
Ernst Frederick Werner Alexanderson (January 25, 1878 – May 14, 1975) was a Swedish-American electrical engineer, who was a pioneer in radio and television development. He invented the Alexand...
Nicolaus Bergensköld
Nils Gustaf Nicolaus Bergensköld (1838–1907) was a disciple of Rosenius and an early leader of the revivalist movement in the Swedish settlements of the Midwestern United States during the later part ...
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Axel John Beck
Axel John Beck (May 6, 1894 - September 2, 1981) was a United States federal judge.
Axel John Beck was born in the country village of Timmersdale, Sweden as one of seven children born to Carl Melc...
Ann-Margret
Ann-Margret (born Ann-Margret Olsson; April 28, 1941) is a Swedish-American actress, singer and dancer. As an actress, she is best known for her roles in Bye Bye Birdie (1963), Viva Las Vegas (1964), ...
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Tuve Hasselquist
Tuve Nils Hasselquist (March 2, 1816 – February 4, 1891) was a Swedish American Lutheran minister and church leader. He was the second president of Augustana College, serving from 1863 until his death...
J. Hugo Aronson
John Hugo Aronson (September 1, 1891 – February 25, 1978) was an American politician from the Republican Party and the 14th Governor of the State of Montana.
John Hugo Aronson was born in Gällstad...
Andrew Johnson (architect)
Andrew Johnson (1844–1921) was a Swedish–American architect active in the United States. He designed 61 documented or attributed buildings in Panola County, Mississippi and at least 16 more in North M...
Joe Hill
Joe Hill, born Joel Emmanuel Hägglund in Gävle, Sweden, and also known as Joseph Hillström (October 7, 1879 – November 19, 1915) was a Swedish-American labor activist, songwriter, and member of the In...
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Gunilla Knutsson
Gunilla Knutsson (sometimes billed as Gunilla Knutson, Gunilla Knudson or Gunilla Knudsen) is a Swedish model, actress and author. Coming from Ystad, she was named Miss Sweden in 1961 and was a semi-f...
Pehr August Peterson
Pehr August "P.A." Peterson (September 8, 1846 – June 10, 1927) was a Swedish-born business executive, civic leader, and philanthropist in Rockford, Illinois, United States. Peterson was founder and ...
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Eric Norelius
Eric Norelius (26 October 1833 – 15 March 1916) was a Swedish-American Lutheran minister, church leader, and author.
Eric Norelius was born on 26 October 1833 in Norrbäck, Hassela parish, in...
Walter Hoving
Walter Hoving (December 2, 1897 – November 27, 1989) was a Swedish-born American businessman and head of Tiffany & Company from 1955 to 1980.
Mr. Hoving was born in Stockholm, the son of Johan...
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Carl-Gustaf Rossby
Carl-Gustaf Arvid Rossby ([kɑːɭˈgʉsˌtav ˈarvɪd ˈrɔsːby] 28 December 1898 – 19 August 1957) was a Swedish born American meteorologist who first explained the large-scale motions of the atmosphere...
Adolph Olson Eberhart
Adolph Olson Eberhart (June 23, 1870 – December 6, 1944) was an American politician, who served as the 17th Governor of Minnesota.
Adolph Olson Eberhart was born in Kil, in Värmland, Sweden, ...
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Hilma Swedahl
Hilma Swedahl, née Wounsch (2 October 1870 on Syd-Hälsö, Strömstads kommun – 2 July 1965), was a Swedish-American gold prospector and the founder of the tourist target Alaska (Strömstad).Hilma Wounsch...
Peter David Edstrom
Peter David Edstrom (a.k.a. Pehr David Emanuel Edstrom and David Edstrom) (March 27, 1873 – August 12, 1938) was an American sculptor.
Edstrom was an immigrant from Vetlanda, Jönköping County, Swe...
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