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 3,564,665 page views. Her biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Marie Fredriksson is the 119th most popular singer (up from 181st in 2019), the 99th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 159th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Swedish Singer.

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

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Among singers, Marie Fredriksson ranks 119 out of 3,541Before her are Enya, Paul Anka, Anna Netrebko, Carmen Miranda, Eros Ramazzotti, and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo. After her are Sylvie Vartan, Gloria Estefan, Feodor Chaliapin, Renata Tebaldi, Celia Cruz, and Annie Lennox.

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Among people born in 1958, Marie Fredriksson ranks 17Before her are Albert II, Prince of Monaco, Prince, Mehmet Ali Ağca, Kate Bush, Ice-T, and Alec Baldwin. After her are Quique Setién, Tim Robbins, Bruce Dickinson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Keith Haring, and Ellen DeGeneres. Among people deceased in 2019, Marie Fredriksson ranks 33Before her are Murray Gell-Mann, Ratko Janev, Li Peng, Gordon Banks, Bert Hellinger, and Andrea Camilleri. After her are Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Tony Buzan, Mariss Jansons, Marie Laforêt, Luke Perry, and B. J. Habibie.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Marie Fredriksson ranks 99 out of 1,296Before her are Princess Birgitta of Sweden (1937), Stefan Löfven (1957), Peter Stormare (1953), Magnus I of Sweden (1106), Per Olov Enquist (1934), and Birger Jarl (1210). After her are Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland (1861), Arvid Carlsson (1923), Alva Myrdal (1902), Roy Andersson (1943), Ingrid Thulin (1926), and Bertil Ohlin (1899).

Among SINGERS In Sweden

Among singers born in Sweden, Marie Fredriksson ranks 3Before her are Agnetha Fältskog (1950) and Jenny Lind (1820). After her are Birgit Nilsson (1918), Zarah Leander (1907), Nicolai Gedda (1925), Jussi Björling (1911), Joey Tempest (1963), Anette Olzon (1971), Lill-Babs (1938), Monica Zetterlund (1937), and Siw Malmkvist (1936).