Dolph Lundgren
Dolph Lundgren (born Hans Lundgren; 3 November 1957) is a Swedish actor, director, and martial artist. He belongs to a generation of film actors who epitomise the action hero stereotype, alongside Syl...
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Sixten Sason
Sixten Sason (born Sixten Andersson; 1912–1967) was a Swedish industrial designer. Sason started working for Saab, designing aircraft throughout World War II. Following the war, he was asked to ...
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Jan Wilsgaard
Jan Wilsgaard (born 1930; Brooklyn, New York) was the Chief Designer at Volvo Cars from 1950–1990, having studied at the Gothenburg School of Applied Arts (now HDK, Högskolan för Design och Konsthantv...
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Henrik Kreüger
Henrik Kreüger (1882–1953) was born in Kalmar, Sweden and obtained his M.Sc. in civil engineering in 1904 at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.After graduating, he worked for the construc...
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Sven Gustaf Wingqvist
Sven Gustaf Wingqvist (1876–1953) was a Swedish engineer, inventor and industrialist, and one of the founders of Svenska Kullagerfabriken (S.K.F.), one of the world's leading ball- and roller bearing ...
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Carl Munters
Carl Georg Munters (22 March 1897 – 1989) was a Swedish inventor, most known for inventing together with Baltzar von Platen the gas absorption refrigerator now sold by Electrolux. He also invented and...
Gustaf de Laval
Karl Gustaf Patrik de Laval (May 9, 1845 - February 2, 1913) was a Swedish engineer and inventor who made important contributions to the design of steam turbines and dairy machinery.
Gustaf de Lav...
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Sven Fagerberg
Sven Gustaf Fagerberg (1918 – 2006) was a Swedish novelist, essayist, and civil engineer. He made his literary debut in 1957, with the novel Höknatt. Among his later novels are Svärdfäktarna fro...
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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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Lennart Torstenson
Lennart Torstensson, Count of Ortala, Baron of Virestad (17 August 1603 – 7 April 1651), was a Swedish Field Marshal and military engineer.
He was born at Forstena in Västergötland. His parents we...
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Jan G. Smith
Jan Gustav Salomon Smith, born 19 June 1895 in Stockholm, Sweden, died 30 April 1966 in Stockholm. In the literature he is known as Jan G. Smith. He was an engineer with a M.Sc. degree from KTH, Stock...
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S. A. Andrée's Arctic Balloon Expedition of 1897
S. A. Andrée's Arctic balloon expedition of 1897 was an effort to reach the North Pole in which all three expedition members perished. S. A. Andrée (1854–97), the first Swedish balloonist, p...
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Gunnar A. Sjögren
Gunnar A. Sjögren ("GAS", 1920–1996) was a Swedish engineer who worked for Saab Automobile and the author of The SAAB Way - the first 35 years of Saab cars, 1949-1984.
Born in Stockholm in 1920, h...
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Gustaf Dalén
Nils Gustaf Dalén (30 November 1869 – 9 December 1937) was a Swedish Nobel Laureate and industrialist, the founder of the AGA company and inventor of the AGA cooker and the Dalén light. In 1912 he wa...
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Dynamite
Dynamite is an explosive material based on nitroglycerin, using diatomaceous earth (AmE: kieselgur; BrE: kieselguhr), or another absorbent substance such as powdered shells, clay, sawdust, or wood sha...
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Mats Hillert
Mats Hillert, born 28 November 1924 in Gothenburg, is a Swedish metallurgist who is an emeritus professor in metallography (physical metallurgy) at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH).Hillert grad...
Salomon August Andrée
Salomon August Andrée (18 October 1854, Gränna, Småland – October 1897, Kvitøya, Arctic Norway), during his lifetime most often known as S. A. Andrée, was a Swedish engineer, physicist, aeronaut and...
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Thomas Broberg
Thomas Broberg is a senior engineer for Volvo in Gothenburg, Sweden, who is active in automobile safety. He also worked for Ford Motor Company.He was featured in ITV's Police Camera Action! on the epi...
Daniel Fraser (engineer)
Daniel Fraser (5 November 1787, Roxburgh - 30 December 1849, Motala) was a Scottish engineer who built a successful career in Sweden. In 1822, he founded the first engineering industry in Sweden, Mot...
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Gábor Kornél Tolnai
Gábor Kornél Tolnai, born November 22, 1902 in Budapest, died on February 3, 1982 in Stockholm, was a Hungarian-Swedish Diploma engineer, inventor, constructor, mechanical engineer, precision engineer...
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