Famous Swedish Opera Singers

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Jenny Lind
(Opera Singer)
Jenny Lind
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Birthdate: October 6, 1820
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: November 2, 1887
Swedish opera singer Jenny Lind, also known as the "Swedish Nightingale,” was a prominent 19th-century soprano and performed all over Europe. She also donated generously to various charities, especially to the cause of free schools in Sweden. She also taught at the Royal College of Music in London. 
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Birgit Nilsson
(Swedish Singer Best Known for Her Performances in the Operas of ‘Richard Wagner’ and ‘Richard Strauss’)
Birgit Nilsson
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Birthdate: May 17, 1918
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Västra Karup, Sweden
Died: December 25, 2005

Birgit Nilsson was a Swedish dramatic soprano remembered for her association with composers like Richard Strauss and Richard Wagner. One of the most celebrated Swedish singers of all time, Nilsson won many awards, such as the 1966 Sonning Award. In 1982, she won the Swedish-American of the Year Award. In 2012, she was inducted into the Gramophone's Hall of Fame.

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Jussi Björling
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Birthdate: February 5, 1911
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Borlänge, Sweden
Died: September 9, 1960
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Malena Ernman
(Opera Singer)
Malena Ernman
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Birthdate: November 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden

Malena Ernman is a Swedish opera singer who represented her country at the 54th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, which was held in Moscow, Russia. Apart from operas and operettas, she also performs jazz, cabaret, and chansons. Also an environmental activist, Malena Ernman was adjudged Environmental Hero of the Year by an organization called WWF-Sweden in 2017.

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Nicolai Gedda
(Opera Singer)
Nicolai Gedda
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Birthdate: July 11, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: January 8, 2017
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Anne Sofie von Otter
(Opera singer)
Anne Sofie von Otter
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Birthdate: May 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
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Christina Nilsson
(Opera singer)
Christina Nilsson
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Birthdate: August 20, 1843
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Småland, Sweden
Died: November 20, 1921
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Elisabeth Söderström
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Birthdate: May 7, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: November 20, 2009
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Gösta Winbergh
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Birthdate: December 30, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: March 18, 2002