Anita Björk

1923 - 2012

Anita Björk

Anita Björk (25 April 1923 – 24 October 2012) was a Swedish actress.She was born in Tällberg, Dalarna and attended Dramatens elevskola (The Royal Dramatic Theatre's acting school) from 1942 to 1945. She was a leading lady of Swedish theatre for many years and worked on the national stage Dramaten from 1945 onwards and played more than 100 roles over the years (which makes her one of the greatest actors of Dramaten). Anita Björk played leading roles in film in a number of genres, including thrillers and crime mystery dramas such as Det kom en gäst (1947), Moln över Hellesta (1956), Damen i svart (1958), Mannekäng i rött (1958) and Tärningen är kastad (1960). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anita Björk has received more than 37,716 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,617th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Anita Björk ranks 1,604 out of 8,832Before her are Linda Harrison, Adriana Asti, Bella Darvi, David Soul, Lea Thompson, and Mary-Louise Parker. After her are Melissa McBride, Geraldine McEwan, Jeff Daniels, Massimo Troisi, Annabella, and Will Ferrell.

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Among people born in 1923, Anita Björk ranks 134Before her are Walerian Borowczyk, Igor Shafarevich, Holden Roberto, Cheikh Anta Diop, Albert Vanhoye, and Shoshana Damari. After her are Marc Riboud, Václav Ježek, Sam Francis, Jozef Lenárt, Cesare Siepi, and Glynis Johns. Among people deceased in 2012, Anita Björk ranks 120Before her are Lars Hörmander, Thomas Szasz, Dorothea Tanning, Angelo Dundee, Fiorenzo Magni, and Maxim of Bulgaria. After her are Georges Mathieu, Estanislau Basora, Gae Aulenti, Marcos Alonso, Maria Emanuel, Margrave of Meissen, and Besse Cooper.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Anita Björk ranks 335 out of 935Before her are Laurentius Petri (1499), Mikkey Dee (1963), Art Spiegelman (1948), Carl Jonas Love Almqvist (1793), Esaias Tegnér (1782), and Charles De Geer (1720). After her are Princess Madeleine, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland (1982), Stefan Persson (1947), Ove Kindvall (1943), Artur Lundkvist (1906), Anders Sparrman (1748), and Anders Dahl (1751).

Among ACTORS In Sweden

Among actors born in Sweden, Anita Björk ranks 22Before her are Ann-Margret (1941), Gunnar Björnstrand (1909), Eva Dahlbeck (1920), Mikael Persbrandt (1963), Maud Adams (1945), and Pernilla August (1958). After her are Noomi Rapace (1979), Kristina Söderbaum (1912), Krister Henriksson (1946), Sofia Helin (1972), Barbro Hiort af Ornäs (1921), and Alexander Skarsgård (1976).