Åsa Linderborg
Åsa Natacha Linderborg (née Andersson, born 20 May 1968) is a Swedish writer and historian. She writes regularly for Aftonbladet, where she works as chief cultural editor.Åsa Linderborg was born in th...
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Nellie Quander
Nellie Mae Quander (February 11, 1880 - September 24, 1961) was an incorporator and the first international president of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. As president for several years, she h...
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Svante Janson
Svante Janson (born 21 May 1955) is a Swedish mathematician. A member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences since 1994, Janson has been the chaired professor of mathematics at Uppsala University si...
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Gerhard Lindblom
Karl Gerhard Lindblom (1887-1969) was an ethnographer from Sweden who worked in East Africa in the 1910s. He was the principal author of materials on the Akamba peoples.
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Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie
Count Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (15 October 1622 – 26 April 1686) was a Swedish statesman and military man. He became a member of the Swedish Privy Council in 1647 and came to be the holder of thre...
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Åke Åkerström
Åke Åkerström (April 26, 1902 – October, 1991) was a Swedish archaeologist and classical scholar. He is best known for his work on architectural terracottas and Ancient vase painting.
Åkerström re...
Yngve Larsson
Gustaf Richard Yngve Larsson (born December 13, 1881 in Sundsvall, died December 16, 1977 in Stockholm) was a Swedish Ph.D., Municipal commissioner (Borgarråd), Member of Parliament and statesman.He w...
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Svenska Spindlar
The book Svenska Spindlar or Aranei Svecici (Swedish and Latin, respectively, for "Swedish spiders") was one of the major works of the Swedish arachnologist and entomologist Carl Alexander Clerck and ...
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Olaus Rudbeck
Olaus Rudbeck (also known as Olof Rudbeck the Elder, to distinguish him from his son, and occasionally with the surname Latinized as Olaus Rudbeckius) (1630 – 17 September 1702) was a Swedish sc...
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Alf Ross
Alf Niels Christian Ross (June 10, 1899 – August 17, 1979) was a Danish legal and moral philosopher and scholar of international law. He is best known as one of the leading exponents of Scandinavian L...
Östen Undén
Bo Östen Undén (Karlstad 25 August 1886 – Stockholm 14 January 1974), J.D., was a Swedish academic, civil servant and Social Democratic politician and acting Prime Minister of Sweden 6 October 1946 – ...
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Johan Peter Falk
Johan Peter Falk (1733–1774) was a Swedish botanist and an apostle of Carl Linnaeus. His first name is sometimes spelled "Johann"; his middle name is sometimes spelled "Pehr"; and his last name is som...
Sten Wahlund
Sten Gösta William Wahlund (1901 — 1976) was a Swedish human geneticist and politician. He is best known for first identifying the Wahlund effect, that subpopulations with different allele frequ...
Hans Corell
Hans Axel Valdemar Corell (born July 7, 1939) is a Swedish lawyer and diplomat. Between March 1994 and March 2004 he was Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and the Legal Counsel of the United N...
Knut Wicksell
Johan Gustaf Knut Wicksell (December 20, 1851 – May 3, 1926) was a leading Swedish economist of the Stockholm school. His economic contributions would influence both the Keynesian and Austrian school...
Georg F.L. Sarauw
Georg Frederik Ludvig Sarauw (November 12, 1862 – 1928) was a Danish-Swedish botanist and archaeologist. He discovered the Maglemosian culture and was among the first to study fossil pollen.
He wa...
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Nils Carl Gustaf Fersen Gyldenstolpe
Nils Carl Gustaf Fersen Gyldenstolpe (30 September 1886 - 10 April 1961) was a Swedish explorer, zoologist and ornithologist. Born in the central Swedish province of Jämtland, he visited Lapland from ...
Svante Pääbo
Svante Pääbo (born 20 April 1955) is a Swedish biologist specializing in evolutionary genetics. One of the founders of paleogenetics, he has worked extensively on the Neanderthal genome.
Born in S...
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Lars Idermark
Lars Nils-Johan Idermark (born 1957 in Högsby, Sweden) is president and CEO of PostNord. Idermark has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Uppsala University, is chairman of the Swedish bank...
Carl Linnaeus
Carl Linnaeus (/lɪˈniːəs/; 23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von Linné ([ˈkɑːɭ ˈfɔnː lɪˈneː]), was a Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist, who laid the fou...
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Anna-Greta Leijon
Anna-Greta Leijon (born 30 June 1939) is a former Swedish social democratic politician.She was Minister of Justice from 1987 to 1988, and was forced to step down when the Ebbe Carlsson affair exploded...
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Erik Stensiö
Erik Helge Osvald Stensiö ForMemRS (2 October 1891 – 11 January 1984) was a Swedish paleozoologist.Erik Andersson, as his original name was, was born in the village of Stensjö in Döderhult paris...
Count Sigvard Bernadotte of Wisborg
Sigvard Oscar Fredrik Bernadotte, Count of Wisborg (7 June 1907 in Drottningholm – 4 February 2002 in Stockholm) was a Swedish industrial designer.He was the second son of King Gustav VI Adolf of Swed...
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Dag Hammarskjöld
Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld ([dɑːɡ ˈhamːarɧœld]; 29 July 1905 – 18 September 1961) was a Swedish diplomat, economist, and author. The second Secretary-General of the United Nations, he served f...
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Oscar von Sydow
Oscar Fredrik von Sydow (July 12, 1873 – August 19, 1936) was a Swedish politician who served as Prime Minister of Sweden from February 23 to October 13, 1921.
Oscar von Sydow was the son of...
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Nils Hasselmo
Nils Hasselmo (born July 2, 1931) was the thirteenth president of the University of Minnesota, serving from 1988 to 1997. He went on to become the president of the Association of American Universities...
Björn Vennström
Björn Vennström (born 1948) is a Swedish molecular biologist. He received his Ph.D. in 1978 at Uppsala University with a thesis on RNA and in 1993, was appointed Professor of Developmental Biology at...
Oscar II of Sweden
Oscar II (21 January 1829 – 8 December 1907), baptised Oscar Fredrik, was King of Sweden from 1872 until his death and King of Norway from 1872 until 1905. The third son of King Oscar I of Sweden and ...
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