Sweden

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Royalty

Gustaf V Oscar Gustaf Adolph King of Sweden, 1907-50
Oscar I Joseph Francois Oscar Bernadotte King of Sweden and Norway, 1844-59

Art and Architecture

J. Tobias Anderson J. Tobias Anderson 20th century Swedish artist, animator, filmmaker
Gunnar Asplund Erik Gunnar Asplund 19th/20th century Swedish architect
Charlotta Cederreutz Maria Charlotta Cederreutz 18th/19th century artist, baroness
Amalia von Helvig Anna Amalia von Helvig 18th/19th century German and Swedish artist, writer, socialite
Fredik Lilljekvist Johan Fredik Lilljekvist 19th/20th century Swedish architect
Max Magnus Norman Carl Henrik Max Magnus Norman Swedish painter, sculptor
Carl Westman Ernst Carl Westman 19th/20th century Swedish architect

Government

Beatrice Ask Eva Carin Beatrice Ask Sweden’s Minister of Justice since 2006
Sverker Astrom Carl Sverker Astrom Sweden’s Ambassador to France, 1978-82
Gunnar Axen Hans Gunnar Axen Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 1998
Carl Bildt Nils Daniel Carl Bildt Prime Minister of Sweden, 1991-94
Lennart Bodstrom Ture Lennart Bodstrom Sweden’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, 1982-85
Gunilla Carlsson Anna Gunilla Carlsson Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 2006
Ingvar Carlsson Gosta Ingvar Carlsson Prime Minister of Sweden, 1986-91, 1994-96
Cecilia Steg Chilo Marie Cecilia Steg Chilo Swedish politician, Minister of Culture briefly in 2006
Rolf Ekeus Carl Rolf Ekeus Swedish diplomat; Director of UN Commission on Iraq, 1991-97
Peter Eriksson Lars Johan Peter Eriksson Member of Sweden’s Parliament, 1994-98 and again since 2002
Eskil Erlandsson Lars Eskil Anders Erlandsson Sweden’s Minister for Agriculture since 2006
Fredrick Federley Bengt Fredrick Federley Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 2006
Axel von Fersen Hans Axel von Fersen 18th century Swedish statesman and Army officer, General in Continental Army in American Revolution
Johan Forssell Carl Johan Henrik Forssell Chief of Staff to Sweden’s Prime Minister since 2006
Gunnar Hagglof Bo Gunnar Rickardsson Hagglof Sweden’s Representative to United Nations, 1947-48
Goran Hagglund Bo Goran Hagglund Sweden’s Minister for Health and Social Affairs since 2006
Jonas Hofstrom Sven Jonas Gerhardsson Hofstrom Sweden’s Ambassador to United States since 2008
Goran Lindblad Lars Goran Axel Lindblad Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 1997
Anna Lindh Ylva Anna Maria Lindh Sweden’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, assassinated in 2003
Gunnar Lund Nils Gunnar Wiggo Lund Sweden’s Ambassador to United States, 2004-07
Fredrik Malm Carl Fredrik Malm Member of Sweden’s Parliament
Olof Palme Sven Olof Joachim Palme Prime Minister of Sweden, 1969-76, 1982-86
Johan Pehrson Carl Johan Georg Pehrson Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 1998
Göran Persson Hans Göran Persson Prime Minister of Sweden, 1996-2006
Karin Pilsater Anna Karin Pilsater Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 1991
Birgitta Ohlsson Eva Birgitta Ohlsson Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 2002
Fredrik Reinfeldt John Fredrik Reinfeldt Prime Minister of Sweden since 2006
Pierre Schori Jean Pierre Olov Schori Sweden’s Representative to United Nations, 2000-2004
Ola Ullsten Stig Kjell Olof Ullsten Prime Minister of Sweden, 1991-97
Maria Wettershand Ingrid Maria Wetterstrand Member of Sweden’s Parliament since 2001
Margareta Winberg Gun Margareta Winberg Deputy Prime Minister of Sweden, 2002-03

Literature and Journalism

Werner Aspenstrom Karl Werner Aspenstrom 20th century Swedish poet
Hans Bergstrom Nils Hans Ingemar Bergstrom Swedish-American journalist and political scientist
Natanael Beskow Fredrik Natanael Beskow 19th/20th century Swedish theologian, writer, artist
Donald Bostrom Carl Donald Bostrom Swedish journalist, photographer, writer
Stig Claesson John Stig Claesson 20th century Swedish writer, illustrator
Johannes Edfelt Bo Johannes Edfelt 20th century Swedish writer, poet, literary critic
Mohanned Fazlhashemi Seyyed Mohammed Fazlhashemi Swedish historian, writer
Cats Flack Maureen Cathryn Harriet Flack 20th century assassinated Swedish television journalist
Mattias Gardell Hans Bertil Mattias Gardell Swedish scholar, writer
Goran Greider Per Goran Greider Swedish journalist, author, poet, newspaper editor
Verner von Heidenstram Carl Gustaf Verner von Heidenstram Swedish Nobel Laureate in Literature, 1916
Zeth Hoglund Carl Zeth Konstantin Hoglund 19th/20th century Swedish politician, author, journalist
Anders Isaksson Rolf Anders Isaksson 20th century Swedish journalist, writer, historian
Willy Kyrklund Paul Wilhelm Kyrklund 20th century Finnish-Swedish author
Stieg Larsson Karl Stig (Stieg) Erland Larsson 20th century Swedish journalist, writer
Sven Lidman Carl Hindrik Sven Rudolphsson Lidman 19th/20th century Swedish poet, writer
Christina Lindberg Britt Chritina Marinette Lindberg Swedish magazine editor, former actress and model
J. Erik Lindegren Johan Erik Lindegren 20th century Swedish author, poet
Torgny Lindgren Gustav Torgny Lindgren Swedish writer
Kristina Lugn Gunhild Bricken Kristina Lugn Swedish poet, dramatist
Liza Marklund Eva Elizabeth Marklund Swedish journalist and crime writer
Folke Mellvig Karl Folke Sigvard Mellvig 20th century Sweish writer, screenwriter
Margareta Momma Anna Margareta Momma 18th century Swedish journalist, publisher, feminist
Thomas Nordegren Carl Axel thomas Nordegren Swedish journalist, writer
Viktor Rydberg Abraham Viktor Rydberg 19th century Swedish writer, poet, novelist, philosopher
Alex Schulman Carl Magnus Alexander Schulman Swedish nobleman, journalist, TV and radio personality
Staffan Skott Sten Staffan Skott Swedish journalist, author, historian
August Strindberg Johan August Strindberg 19th/20th century playwright, writer

Music

Benny Andersson Göran Bror Benny Andersson member of 1970s Swedish pop music group ABBA
Marit Bergman Liv Marit Bergman Swedish pop singer
Arne Domerus Sven Arne Domerus Swedish jazz musician
Lotta Engberg Anna Charlotte Perrelli Swedish pop singer
Malena Ernman Sara Magdalena Ernman Swedish opera singer
Marie Fredriksson Gun Marie Fredriksson Swedish pop singer, song writer, pianist
Gunnar de Frumerie Per Guannar Fredrik de Frumerie Swedish composer/pianist
Amanda Jenssen Jenny Amanda Katarina Jenssen Swedish pop singer
Brian Jones Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones founding member of English rock group The Rolling Stone
Howard Jones John Howard Jones English singer and songwriter of 1980s acclaim
Dhani Lennevald John Dhani Lennevald Swedish pop/R&B singer 1998-present
Bo Linde Anders Bo Leif Linde Swedish composer
Charlotte Perrelli Anna Jenny Charlotte Perrelli Swedish pop singer
Wilhelm Peterson-Berger Olof Wilhelm Peterson-Berger 19th/20th century composer, music critic
Allan Pettersson Gustav Allan Petterson 20th century Swedich composer
Ture Rangstrom Anders Johan Ture Rangstrom 19th/20th century Swedish composer, conductor, music critic
Emil Sjogren Johan Gustav Emil Sjogren 19th/20th century composer
August Soderman Johan August Soderman 19th century composer
Wilhelm Stenhammar Carl Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammar 19th/20th century composer, conductor, pianist
Niklas Stromstedt Bo Anders Niklas Stromstedt Swedish pop singer/song writer
Joakim Thastrom Sven Joachim Eriksson Thastrom Swedish rock musician
Magnus Uggla Per Allan Magnus Claesson Uggla Swedish composer, singer, member of nobility
Naima Wifstrand Siri Naima Matilda Wifstrand 20th century Swedish operetta singer, composer, actress

Science

Gustaf Dalen Nils Gustaf Dalen Swedish industrialist/physicist, Nobel Laureate 1912
Gustaf de Laval Karl Gustaf Patrik de Laval 19th/20th century Swedish engineer/inventor
Alex Muller Karl Alexander Muller Swiss physicist, Nobel Laureate 1987

Sport

Johan Andersson Hans Johan Andersson Swedish professional ice hockey player
Kennet Andersson Bernt Kennet Andersson Swedish former professional footballer
Nicklas Backstrom Lars Nicklas Backstrom Swedish ice hockey player, currently playing for the Washington Capitals in the US National Hockey League
Jesper Blomqvist Lars Jesper Blomqvist Swedish former professional footballer
Martin Boquist Sven Martin Boquist Swedish Olympic silver medalist in handball, 2000
Arne Borg Claes Arne Borg Swedish gold medalist in swimming, 1928
Tomas Brolin Per Tomas Brolin Swedish former professional footballer
Ricky Bruch Bjorn Rickard Bruch Swedish Olympic discus thrower and actor
Conny Evensson Jan Olle Conny Evensson Swedish retired professional ice hockey player and coach
Peter Gentzel Hans Peter Ludvig Gentzel Swedish Olympic silver medalist in handball, 2000
Anton Gustafsson Carl Anton Gustafsson Swedish professional ice hockey player
Tomas Gustafson Sven Tomas Gustufson Swedish Olympic gold medalist in speed skating, 1984, 1988
Joakim Haeggman Karl Sven Joakim Haeggman Swedish professional golfer
Michael Holmqvist Rolf Anders Michael Holmqvist Swedish professional ice hockey player
Sixten Jernberg Eddy Sixten Jernberg Swedish Olympic medalist in cross country skiing, 1956, 1960, 1964
Ingemar Johanson Jens Ingemar Johanson Swedish boxer; World Heavyweight Champion, 1959
Thomas Johansson Karl Thomas Conny Johansson Swedish Olympic silver medalist in tennis, 2008
Kenny Jonsson Per Anders Kenny Jonsson Swedish Olympic gold medalist in ice hockey, 1994, 2006
Jorgen Jonsson Ulf Peter Jorgen Jonsson Swedish professional ice hockey player
Gunnar Larsson Karl Gunnar Larsson Swedish Olympic swimmer
Ola Lindgren Per Ola Markus Lindgren Swedish Olympic silver medalist in handball, 1992, 1996, 2000
Freddie Ljungberg Karl Fredrik Ljungberg Swedish professional footballer currently playing with Seattle Sounders
Haken Loob Per Hakan Loob Swedish Olympic gold medalist in ice hockey, 1994
Stefan Lovgren Lars Stefan Lovgren Swedish Olympic medalist in handball, 1996
Olof Mellberg Erik Olof Mellberg Swedish professional footballer
Jonny Nilsson Erling Martin Jonny Nilsson Swedish Olympic gold medalist in speed skating, 1964
Johnny Oduya David Johnny Oduya Swedish professional ice hockey player
Steffan Olsson Erik Steffan Olsson Swedish Olympic silver medalist in handball, 1992, 1996, 2000
Ronnie Peterson Bengt Ronnie Peterson Swedish champion race car driver
Johab Petersson Par Johan Petersson Swedish Olympic silver meadlaist in handball, 1996
Johan Ryno Par Johan Ryno Swedish profesional ice hockey player
Ulrich Salchow Karl Emil Julius Ulrich Salchow Swedish Olympic gold medalist in figure skating, 1908
Borje Salming Anders Borje Salming Swedish professional ice hockey player
Patrik Sjoberg Jan Niklas Patrick Sjoberg Swedish Olympic silver medalist in high jumping, 1984, 1992
Ingemar Stemark Jan Ingemar Stemark Swedish Olympic gold medalist in skiing, 1980
Niklas Sundstrom Lars Niklas Sundstrom Swedish professional ice hockey player
Fredrik Warg Bo John Fredrik Warg Swedish professional ice hockey player
Magnus Wislander Hans Einar Magnus Wislander Swedish Olympic silver medalist in handball

Stage and Screen

Daniel Alfredson Hans Daniel Bjorn Alfredson Swedish film director
Tomas Alfredson Hans Christian Tomas Alfredson Swedish film director
Borje Ahlstedt Nils Borje Ahlstedt Swedish actor
Pernilla August Mia Prenilla Wallgren Swedish actress, 1975-present
Alice Babs Hildur Alice Nilsson Swedish actress and singer
Ingmar Bergman Ernst Ingmar Bergman 20th century Swedish actor/ director
Alexandra Dahlstrom Lena Marina Alexandra Dahlstrom Swedish actress
Allan Edwall Johan Allan Edwall Swedish actor, director, author, composer, singer
Anita Ekberg Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg Swedish actress/ model, 1954-present
Fredrik Gertten Carl Fredrik (von) Gertten Swedish film maker, journalist
Robert Gustafsson Carl Robert Olof Gustafsson Swedish comedian, actor
Mikael Hafstrom Jan Mikael Hafstrom Swedish film writer, director; 1989-present
Olle Hellbom Nils Olof Olle Hellbom Swedish film director, producer, writer
Krister Henriksson Jan Krister Allan Henriksson Swedish actor
Henric Holmberg Sven Martin Henric Holmberg Swedish actor, director, screenwriter
Ulrika Jonsson Eva Ulrika Jonsson Swedish-born presenter on British television, 1989-present
Viveca Lindfors Elsa Viveca Torstendotter Lindfors 20th century Swedish stage and screen actress
Fredrique Lowen Jeanette Fredrique Lowen late 18th century Swedish actress
Ingrid Luterkort Carloa Ingrid Margareta Segerstedt Luterkort 20th century Swedish actress
Lukas Moodysson Karl Frederik Lukas Moodysson Swedish writer, film director, 1995-presenter
Joakim Natterqvist Dag Joakim Tedson Natterqvist Swedish actor
Inger Nilsson Karin Inger Monica Nilsson Swedish actress
Warner Ölund Johan Verner Ölund 19th/20th century Swedish actor known for role as Charlie Chan
Mikael Segerstrom Karl Kristian Mikael Segerstrom Swedish actor, director
Victoria Silvstedt Karen Victoria Silvstedt Swedish model, actress, singer, TV and radio hostess
Vilgot Sjoman David Harald Vilgot Sjoman 20th century Swedish writer,film director
Charlotte Slottsberg Gustava Charlotta Slottsberg 18th century Swedish ballerina
Svante Stockselius Stig Svante Stockselius Swedish journalist, television executive
August Strindberg Johan August Strindberg 19th/20th century Swedish playwright/writer
Fredrik Virtanen Karl Fredrik Virtanen Swedish-Finnish journalist, TV talk show host
Frida Winnerstrand Karolina Alfrida Winnerstrand 19th/20th centiry Swedish actress

Other

Lewi Pethrus Pethrus Lewi Pethrus 20th century Swedish Pentecostal leader

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