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Marie Fredriksson

1958 - 2019

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Gun-Marie Fredriksson (Swedish pronunciation: [ɡʉːn maˈriː ˈfrêːdrɪkˌsɔn] (listen); 30 May 1958 – 9 December 2019) was a Swedish singer, songwriter, pianist and painter, who was best known internationally as the lead vocalist of pop rock duo Roxette, which she formed in 1986 with Per Gessle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marie Fredriksson has received more than 4,236,094 page views. Her biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Marie Fredriksson is the 79th most popular singer (up from 119th in 2019), the 71st most popular biography from Sweden (up from 99th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Swedish Singer.

Marie Fredriksson is most famous for being the lead singer of the Swedish pop group, Roxette.

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  • 46

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  • 9.62

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  • 2.53

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Among singers, Marie Fredriksson ranks 79 out of 3,528Before her are Karel Gott, Glen Campbell, Prince, Bonnie Tyler, Florence Foster Jenkins, and Anna Magdalena Bach. After her are Miriam Makeba, Fairuz, Rihanna, Steven Tyler, Shakira, and Dieter Bohlen.

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Among people born in 1958, Marie Fredriksson ranks 16Before her are Gary Oldman, Viggo Mortensen, Sharon Stone, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kate Bush, and Prince. After her are Anna Politkovskaya, Tim Robbins, Jamie Lee Curtis, Keith Haring, Mehmet Ali Ağca, and Lyudmila Putina. Among people deceased in 2019, Marie Fredriksson ranks 21Before her are Franco Zeffirelli, Karel Gott, Jeffrey Epstein, I. M. Pei, Immanuel Wallerstein, and Kary Mullis. After her are Peter Fonda, Michel Legrand, Doris Day, João Gilberto, Bibi Andersson, and Murray Gell-Mann.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Marie Fredriksson ranks 71 out of 1,612Before her are Anders Jonas Ångström (1814), Carl Larsson (1853), Keke Rosberg (1948), Eric IX of Sweden (1120), Axel Oxenstierna (1583), and Ronnie Peterson (1944). After her are Sven Hedin (1865), Arne Tiselius (1902), Olof Skötkonung (980), Louise of Sweden (1851), Marie Taglioni (1804), and Haakon VI of Norway (1340).

Among SINGERS In Sweden

Among singers born in Sweden, Marie Fredriksson ranks 2Before her are Agnetha Fältskog (1950). After her are Jenny Lind (1820), Birgit Nilsson (1918), Zarah Leander (1907), Nicolai Gedda (1925), Jussi Björling (1911), Joey Tempest (1963), Basshunter (1984), Lill-Babs (1938), Anette Olzon (1971), and Siw Malmkvist (1936).