List of Famous People born in Sweden

Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. It borders Norway to the west and north, Finland to the east, and is connected to Denmark in the southwest by a bridge-tunnel across the Öresund Strait. At 450,295 square kilometres (173,860 sq mi), Sweden is the largest country in Northern Europe, the third-largest country in the European Union and the fifth largest country in Europe by area. The capital city is Stockholm. Sweden has a total population of 10.3 million of which 2.6 million have a foreign background. Persons with foreign backgrounds are defined as persons who are foreign born, or born in Sweden with foreign born parents. It has a low population density of 25 inhabitants per square kilometre (65/sq mi), with 1 437 persons per km2 in localities. 87% of Swedes live in urban areas, which cover 1.5% of the entire land area. The highest concentration is in the central and southern half of the country.

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1. Zlatan Ibrahimović

Zlatan Ibrahimović
Male. Swedish association football player
First Name: Zlatan
Born on October 3, 1981 (age 40)
Height: 194 cm | 6'4"
Footballer, Sportsperson

2. Avicii
Tim Bergling

Avicii
Male. Swedish musician
Born on September 8, 1989
Died on April 20, 2018 (aged 28)
Height: 178 cm | 5'10"

3. Alexander Isak

Alexander Isak
Male. Swedish association football player
First Name: Alexander
Last Name: Isak
Born on September 21, 1999 (age 22)
Height: 190 cm | 6'3"
Footballer, Sportsperson

4. Greta Thunberg
Greta Tintin Eleonora Ernman Thunberg

Greta Thunberg
Female. Swedish climate protection activist
First Name: Greta
Born on January 3, 2003 (age 18)
Height: 149 cm | 4'11"

5. Alicia Vikander
Alicia Amanda Vikander

Alicia Vikander
Female. Swedish actress and former dancer
First Name: Alicia
Last Name: Vikander
Born on October 3, 1988 (age 33)
Height: 165 cm | 5'5"

6. Emil Forsberg

Emil Forsberg
Male. Swedish association football player
First Name: Emil
Born on October 23, 1991 (age 30)
Height: 179 cm | 5'10"
Footballer, Sportsperson

7. Björn Borg

Björn Borg
Male. Swedish tennis player
First Name: Björn
Born on June 6, 1956 (age 65)
Height: 180 cm | 5'11"
Tennis-player, Sportsperson

8. Princess Märtha of Sweden

Princess Märtha of Sweden
Female. Crown princess of Norway
First Name: Princess
Last Name: Sweden
Born on March 28, 1901
Died on April 5, 1954 (aged 53)

9. Sebastian Larsson
Bengt Ulf Sebastian Larsson

Sebastian Larsson
Male. Swedish association football player
First Name: Sebastian
Last Name: Larsson
Born on June 6, 1985 (age 36)
Height: 178 cm | 5'10"
Footballer, Sportsperson

10. Rebecca Ferguson
Rebecca Louisa Ferguson Sundström

Rebecca Ferguson
Female. Swedish actress
First Name: Rebecca
Born on October 19, 1983 (age 38)
Height: 166 cm | 5'5"

11. Alexander Skarsgård
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgard

Alexander Skarsgård
Male. Swedish actor
First Name: Alexander
Last Name: Skarsgård
Born on August 25, 1976 (age 45)

12. Bill Skarsgård

Bill Skarsgård
Male. Swedish actor
First Name: Bill
Last Name: Skarsgård
Born on August 9, 1990 (age 31)

13. Mikael Ymer

Mikael Ymer
Male. Swedish tennis player
First Name: Mikael
Last Name: Ymer
Born on September 9, 1998 (age 23)
Height: 183 cm | 6'0"
Tennis-player, Sportsperson

14. Stellan Skarsgård

Stellan Skarsgård
Male. Swedish actor
First Name: Stellan
Born on June 13, 1951 (age 70)
Height: 191 cm | 6'3"

15. PewDiePie
Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg

PewDiePie
Male. Swedish YouTuber and video game commentator
Height: 175 cm | 5'9"

16. Dejan Kulusevski

Dejan Kulusevski
Male. Swedish association football player
First Name: Dejan
Born on April 25, 2000 (age 21)
Height: 186 cm | 6'1"
Footballer, Sportsperson

17. Badou Jack

Badou Jack
Male. Swedish boxer
First Name: Badou
Last Name: Jack
Born on October 31, 1983 (age 38)
Height: 185 cm | 6'1"
Boxer, Sportsperson

18. Noomi Rapace
Hilda Noomi Norén

Noomi Rapace
Female. Swedish actress
First Name: Noomi
Born on December 28, 1979 (age 41)
Height: 163 cm | 5'4"

19. Daniel Ek

Daniel Ek
Male. Swedish CEO and founder of Spotify
First Name: Daniel
Last Name: Ek
Born on February 21, 1983 (age 38)
Net Worth: $2.0B

20. Ann-Margret

Ann-Margret
Female. Swedish-American actress, singer, and dancer
Born on April 28, 1941 (age 80)
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