Swedish actors who were born in 1940

Here are 5 famous actors from Sweden were born in 1940:

Lasse Åberg

Lasse Åberg (May 5, 1940 Hofors-) also known as Lasse Aberg, Lars Gunnar ("Lasse") Åberg, Lars Gunnar Åberg or Stig-Helmer is a Swedish film director, actor, artist, musician, screenwriter and television director. His children are called Max Åberg and Anna Åberg.

Lasse Åberg began his career in the 1960s as a member of the Swedish comedy group "Galenskaparna och After Shave". He later went on to become one of the most successful Swedish film directors of all time, directing and starring in many popular films including "Sällskapsresan" ("The Charter Trip"), which became a huge hit in Sweden.

Aside from his work in film, Åberg is also a talented artist and has exhibited his paintings and sculptures both in Sweden and internationally. He is also a musician and has released several albums as a singer-songwriter.

In addition to his artistic pursuits, Lasse Åberg is known for his dedication to environmental causes and is a vocal advocate for the protection of the Baltic Sea. He has been awarded numerous honors throughout his career, including the Royal Order of the Polar Star in 2004.

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Rolf Skoglund

Rolf Skoglund (August 11, 1940 Stockholm-) also known as Rolf Fredrik Skoglund or Skoglund, Rolf is a Swedish actor. His child is called Teodor Skoglund.

Skoglund began his career in the late 1950s and has appeared in a number of films and television shows throughout his career. He is best known for his work in the Swedish crime thriller "Beck," where he played the role of Gunvald Larsson for over 20 years. Skoglund's other notable works include "The Simple-Minded Murderer," "The Hunters," and "The Unbearable Lightness of Being." In addition to his acting career, Skoglund has also worked as a singer, voice actor, and writer. He has published several books and worked as a screenwriter for a number of films and television shows. Despite his success, Skoglund has always maintained a low-key persona and has been described by his colleagues as a humble and hard-working actor.

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Hans Wigren

Hans Wigren (October 26, 1940 Umeå-) is a Swedish actor. He has two children, Fabian Wigren and Charlotte Wigren.

Hans Wigren is known for his versatile acting skills and has appeared in numerous theater productions, films, and television shows throughout his career. Some of his notable performances include the lead role in the Swedish comedy-drama film "Den enfaldige mördaren" (The Simple-Minded Murderer) which earned him critical acclaim and a Swedish Guldbagge Award for Best Actor.

Apart from acting, Hans Wigren is an accomplished musician and has released several albums as a singer-songwriter. He has also written and directed a number of plays and films.

Hans Wigren is highly respected in the Swedish entertainment industry and has received several prestigious awards for his contributions to the arts, including the Swedish Royal Medal Litteris et Artibus in 2008. He continues to be active in the industry and is regarded as one of Sweden's most talented and versatile actors.

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Bernt Ström

Bernt Ström (March 6, 1940 Säter-August 31, 2009 Luleå) a.k.a. Bernt Valter Ström was a Swedish actor.

He studied at the National Academy of Dramatic Art in Stockholm and began his acting career in the 1960s. Ström appeared in numerous Swedish films and TV shows throughout his career, including the popular crime series "Beck". He also had a successful career on the stage, performing in theaters throughout Sweden. In addition to his acting career, Ström was also known for his humanitarian work. He was a member of UNICEF Sweden's board of directors and was a strong advocate for the rights of children. Ström died in 2009 at the age of 69.

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Robert Broberg

Robert Broberg (July 2, 1940 Stockholm-) a.k.a. Morot, Zero, Robert Karl-Oskar Broberg, Robban Broberg, Broberg, Robert, Karl-Oskar, Robban or Robert Karl Oskar Broberg is a Swedish lyricist, composer, musician, film score composer, actor, film producer, film director and screenwriter.

Broberg started his career in the 1960s as a member of the band "Sven-Ingvars" before going solo with his own music. He became known for his humorous and satirical songs, often poking fun at Swedish society and politicians. Aside from his music career, he has also worked extensively in film, both as an actor and behind the scenes. He has composed and produced music for numerous films and TV series, as well as directed and written several feature films. In addition, he has published several books and held numerous exhibitions of his artwork. Despite suffering from Parkinson's disease in his later years, Broberg continued to perform and create music until his death in 2015 at the age of 75.

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