Famous People Born In Stockholm

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 1 
Ingrid Bergman
(One of the Most Influential Screen Figures in Cinematic History)
Ingrid Bergman
42
Birthdate: August 29, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: August 29, 1982
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 2 
Avicii
(Swedish DJ & Remixer Known for His Single 'Levels')
Avicii
99
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 8, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 20, 2018
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 3 
Alfred Nobel
(Chemist)
Alfred Nobel
19
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 21, 1833
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: December 10, 1896
 4 
Greta Garbo
(One of the Greatest Female Stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema)
Greta Garbo
31
Birthdate: September 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 15, 1990
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 5 
Greta Thunberg
(Swedish Environmental Activist Known for Challenging World Leaders to Take Action for Climate Change Mitigation)
Greta Thunberg
224
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: January 3, 2003
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 6 
Björn Borg
(Swedish Former World No. 1 Tennis Player)
Björn Borg
29
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 6, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 7 
Alexander Skarsgård
(Swedish Actor Known for His Role as 'Eric Northman' in the TV Series 'True Blood')
Alexander Skarsgård
32
Birthdate: August 25, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 8 
Rebecca Ferguson
60
Birthdate: October 19, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 9 
Bill Skarsgard
(Best Known for His Role as 'Pennywise the Dancing Clown' in the 'It' Films)
Bill Skarsgard
33
Birthdate: August 9, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 10 
Malin Akerman
(Actress & Model)
Malin Akerman
19
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: May 12, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 11 
Joel Kinnaman
19
Birthdate: November 25, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 12 
Max Martin
(Music Producer and Songwriter Known for His Hit Singles ‘As Long as You Love Me,’ ‘Baby One More Time’)
Max Martin
10
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 26, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 13 
Markus Persson
(Swedish Video Game Programmer and Designer Known for Creating the Sandbox Video Game ‘Minecraft’)
Markus Persson
21
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 1, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 14 
Gustaf Skarsgard
(Film actor)
Gustaf Skarsgard
9
Birthdate: November 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 15 
Jenny Lind
(One of the Most Highly Regarded Singers of the 19th Century)
Jenny Lind
15
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 6, 1820
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: November 2, 1887
 16 
Yngwie Malmsteen
(World-Renowned Guitarist from Stockholm, Known for His Neoclassical Playing Style in Heavy Metal in the 1980s)
Yngwie Malmsteen
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 30, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 17 
Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
(King of Sweden (1611-1632))
Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
2
Birthdate: December 9, 1594
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: November 6, 1632
 18 
Benny Andersson
(Musician)
Benny Andersson
3
Listed In: Singers
 19 
Britt Ekland
(Actress whose major films include 1974's The Man with the Golden Gun and 1967's The Double Man)
Britt Ekland
8
Birthdate: October 6, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 20 
Inger Stevens
(Swedish-American Actress Best Known for Her TV Series ‘The Farmer's Daughter’)
Inger Stevens
15
Birthdate: October 18, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: April 30, 1970
 21 
Yung Lean
(Rapper, Songwriter, Fashion designer, Record Producer)
Yung Lean
14
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: July 18, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 22 
Hanna Alström
9
Birthdate: July 7, 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 23 
Michael Nyqvist
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Kurt Hendricks’ in the Film ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol’)
Michael Nyqvist
3
Birthdate: November 8, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: June 27, 2017
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 24 
Lena Olin
(Actress)
Lena Olin
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 22, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 25 
August Strindberg
(Father of Modern Swedish Literature)
August Strindberg
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 22, 1849
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 14, 1912
 26 
Dejan Kulusevski
(Football player - winger, midfielder)
Dejan Kulusevski
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 25, 2000
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 27 
Elsa hosk
(Swedish Model & Former Victoria's Secret Angel )
Elsa hosk
4
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: November 7, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Princess Märtha of Sweden
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 28, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 5, 1954
 29 
Olof Palme
(Prime Minister of Sweden from 1969 to 1976 and 1982 to 1986)
Olof Palme
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 30, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 27, 1986
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 30 
Swedenborg
(Swedish Christian Scientist, Philosopher and Theologian Best Known for His Book ‘Heaven and Hell’)
Swedenborg
2
Birthdate: January 29, 1688
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: March 29, 1772
Christina, Queen of Sweden
3
Birthdate: December 18, 1626
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 19, 1689
Prince Carl Philip, Duke of Värmland
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 13, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 33 
Fredrik Eklund
(Real Estate Broker Known for His Stint in the Reality TV Series 'Million Dollar Listing: New York')
Fredrik Eklund
1
Birthdate: April 26, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 34 
Neneh Cherry
(Swedish Hip-Hop and Dance Singer-Songwriter)
Neneh Cherry
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 35 
Folke Bernadotte
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 2, 1895
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: September 17, 1948
 36 
Robyn
(Swedish Singer-songwriter Known for Her Album 'Robyn' and Single 'With Every Heartbeat')
Robyn
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 37 
David Dencik
(Actor had major roles in English-language films and series including Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011))
David Dencik
3
Birthdate: October 31, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 38 
Ola Rapace
(Actor)
Ola Rapace
2
Birthdate: December 3, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 39 
Eva Ekeblad
(Swedish Agronomist Known for Discovering a Method in 1746 to Make Alcohol and Flour From Potatoes)
Eva Ekeblad
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 10, 1724
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: May 15, 1786
 40 
Ingrid of Sweden
2
Birthdate: March 28, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: November 7, 2000
 41 
Robert Helenius
(Finnish Professional Boxer, Who Has Been a European Championship Silver Medalist)
Robert Helenius
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 2, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 42 
Carl Emil Pettersson
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 23, 1875
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 12, 1937
 43 
Eagle-Eye Cherry
(Swedish Singer Best Known for His Hit Single 'Save Tonight')
Eagle-Eye Cherry
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 7, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 44 
Henning Mankell
(Best known for a series of mystery novels starring his most noted creation, Inspector Kurt Wallander)
Henning Mankell
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 3, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 5, 2015
 45 
Pia Lindström
(Journalist)
Pia Lindström
2
Birthdate: September 20, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 46 
Bibi Andersson
(Former Actress best known for her frequent collaborations with filmmaker Ingmar Bergman)
Bibi Andersson
2
Birthdate: November 11, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: April 14, 2019
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 47 
Helena Mattsson
2
Birthdate: March 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 48 
Simone Giertz
(Inventor, YouTuber)
Simone Giertz
2
Birthdate: November 1, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 49 
Art Spiegelman
(Cartoonist, Writer, Editor, Educator)
Art Spiegelman
2
Birthdate: February 15, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 50 
Claes Oldenburg
(Artist, Sculptor, Painter, Graphic artist)
Claes Oldenburg
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 28, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius