Allan Edwall

1924 - 1997

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Johan Allan Edwall (25 August 1924 – 7 February 1997) was a Swedish actor, director, author, composer and singer, best-known outside Sweden for the small roles he played in some of Ingmar Bergman's films, such as Fanny and Alexander (1982). He found his largest audience in the Scandinavian countries for playing lovable characters in several of the film and TV adaptations of the children's stories by Astrid Lindgren. He attended Stockholm's Royal Dramatic Training Academy from 1949 to 1952. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Allan Edwall has received more than 108,778 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Allan Edwall is the 1,458th most popular actor, the 292nd most popular biography from Sweden and the 21st most popular Swedish Actor.

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  • 15

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  • 3.64

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  • 1.93

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Among actors, Allan Edwall ranks 1,458 out of 10,030Before him are Marisa Mell, John Hillerman, Rupert Grint, Mahershala Ali, Marg Helgenberger, and Lorne Greene. After him are Wendy Hiller, Eileen Essell, Graham Greene, Zbigniew Cybulski, Geoffrey Lewis, and Peter Boyle.

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Among people born in 1924, Allan Edwall ranks 130Before him are Daniel Inouye, Raymond Barre, Yuri Bondarev, Alexander Haig, Yehuda Amichai, and Idries Shah. After him are Vasil Bykaŭ, Karlheinz Deschner, Zbigniew Herbert, Fess Parker, Dinah Washington, and Johannes Mario Simmel. Among people deceased in 1997, Allan Edwall ranks 89Before him are Gunpei Yokoi, Samuel Fuller, Michael Hutchence, Edward Mulhare, Andrew Cunanan, and Héctor Yazalde. After him are Uzi Narkiss, Félix Candela, Eugene Merle Shoemaker, Lyman Spitzer, Jean Françaix, and Stanley Schachter.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Allan Edwall ranks 292 out of 1,296Before him are Anders Gustaf Ekeberg (1767), Nicodemus Tessin the Younger (1654), Agne Simonsson (1935), Otto Nordenskjöld (1869), Eli Heckscher (1879), and Hjalmar Hammarskjöld (1862). After him are Lennart Skoglund (1929), Joe Hill (1879), Kurt Atterberg (1887), Lisbeth Palme (1931), Prince August, Duke of Dalarna (1831), and Oskar Klein (1894).

Among ACTORS In Sweden

Among actors born in Sweden, Allan Edwall ranks 21Before him are Maud Adams (1945), Inger Nilsson (1959), Britt Ekland (1942), Eva Dahlbeck (1920), Krister Henriksson (1946), and Lena Olin (1955). After him are Viveca Lindfors (1920), Mikael Persbrandt (1963), Anita Björk (1923), Noomi Rapace (1979), Per Oscarsson (1927), and Kristina Söderbaum (1912).

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