Famous Swedish Men

The Most Famous Swedish Men

Joel KinnamanNovember 25, 1979Swedish, AmericanJoel Kinnaman is an actor best known for appearing in the Swedish film ‘Easy Money.’
AviciiSeptember 8, 1989SwedishTim Bergling, better known by his stage name Avicii, was a Swedish musician, DJ, remix artist, and record producer
Valter SkarsgårdOctober 25, 1995SwedishValter Skarsgård is the youngest son of famous Swedish actors, Stellan Skarsgård and My Skarsgård
Stellan SkarsgårdJune 13, 1951SwedishStellan Skarsgard is a Swedish actor known for his role in the flick ‘Breaking the Waves.’
Jwan YosefSeptember 6, 1984Swedish, SyrianJwan Yosef is a Syrian-born Swedish artist and painter
Björn BorgJune 6, 1956SwedishBjörn Borg is a Swedish former World No
Carl XVI Gustaf of SwedenApril 30, 1946SwedishCarl XVI Gustaf is the current King of Sweden
Bertil Gotthard OhlinApril 23, 1899SwedishBertil Gotthard Ohlin was a famous Swedish economist
Alfred NobelOctober 21, 1833SwedishAlfred Nobel was the inventor of dynamite and a manufacturer of arms who left his vast fortunes to institute the Nobel Prizes
Ingvar KampradMarch 30, 1926SwedishIngvar Kamprad is the founder of the furniture company ‘IKEA’ and has been instrumental behind its success


Emanuel Swedenborg is one of the most prominent persons in Swedish history

SwedishJanuary 29, 1688141 views

Manne Siegbahn

Manne Siegbahn was a Swedish physicist, who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1924

SwedishDecember 3, 1886153 views

Gustaf Dalén

Gustaf Dalén was a Swedish Nobel Laureate who invented automatic regulators, AGA cooker and the Dalén light

SwedishNovember 30, 1869175 views

Sune Bergström

Sune Bergström was a Swedish biochemist who was one of the co-recipients of the 1982 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

SwedishJanuary 16, 1916160 views

Björn Borg

Björn Borg is a Swedish former World No

SwedishJune 6, 1956278 views

Allvar Gullstrand

Allvar Gullstrand was a reputed Swedish ophthalmologist and optician who received the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine’ in 1911

SwedishJune 5, 1862166 views

Sven Nykvist

Sven Vilhem Nykvist was a distinguished Swedish cinematographer best known for his work with Swedish director, writer and producer Ingmar Bergman.

SwedishDecember 3, 1922146 views

Tomas Tranströmer

Tomas Transtromer was a ‘Noble Prize’ winning Swedish poet and psychologist

SwedishApril 15, 1931111 views

Ingvar Kamprad

Ingvar Kamprad is the founder of the furniture company ‘IKEA’ and has been instrumental behind its success

SwedishMarch 30, 1926201 views

Hugo Theorell

Nobel Prize winner Hugo Theorell was a Swedish scientist

SwedishJuly 6, 1903118 views