Swedish actors who deceased in 1983

Here are 3 famous actors from Sweden died in 1983:

Gunnar Olsson

Gunnar Olsson (July 10, 1904 Oxelösund-September 16, 1983 Gamla stan) also known as Gunnar Ohlsson was a Swedish actor, film director, screenwriter and film editor.

He began his career as a stage actor before transitioning to film in the 1920s. Olsson became particularly known for his work in comedy films, often playing the leading man or comic relief character. He starred in popular films such as "Fängelse" (1949) and "Flottans muntergökar" (1952).

In addition to acting, Olsson also directed several films, including "Hjärter knekt" (1950) and "Skärgårdsflirt" (1953). He was also a prolific screenwriter, contributing to the scripts of numerous films throughout his career.

Olsson was a prominent figure in the Swedish film industry during the mid-20th century and played a key role in shaping its development. Despite retiring from acting in the 1960s, his contributions to Swedish cinema have left a lasting legacy.

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Georg Rydeberg

Georg Rydeberg (July 21, 1907 Gothenburg-February 22, 1983 Stockholm) also known as Olaf Georg Rydeberg or Olof Georg Rydeberg was a Swedish actor. He had four children, Hans-Georg Rydeberg, Nina Rydeberg, Lena Rydeberg and Christer Rydeberg.

Rydeberg was one of the most prominent actors of his generation, known for his versatility and ability to play a wide range of roles. He appeared in over 80 films during his career, including several directed by the legendary Ingmar Bergman. Rydeberg also had a successful stage career, performing in numerous productions in both Sweden and Norway.

In addition to his acting work, Rydeberg was a respected voice actor and dubbing artist, lending his voice to Swedish versions of popular films and television shows.

Rydeberg's legacy is still felt in the Swedish entertainment industry today, and he is remembered as one of the country's finest actors.

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Olle Hilding

Olle Hilding (July 19, 1898 Stockholm-November 9, 1983 Stockholm) also known as Hilding Olof Johansson was a Swedish actor.

He began his acting career in the 1920s in silent films and quickly became a leading actor in Swedish cinema. His breakthrough performance came in the film "Köpmannen i Venedig" (1922). Over the course of his career, he appeared in over 200 films and theater productions.

Hilding was known for his versatile acting skills and ability to play a wide range of characters - from comical to dramatic. He was also a talented singer and often performed in musicals and operettas.

In addition to acting, Hilding was also a successful screenwriter and director. He wrote and directed several films, including "Värmlänningarna" (1945) and "Sommarnöje sökes" (1947).

He received numerous accolades for his contributions to Swedish cinema, including the Royal Medal in 1958 and the Gold Medal from the Swedish Film Institute in 1980. Hilding passed away in his hometown of Stockholm in 1983 at the age of 85.

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