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Stig Anderson

1931 - 1997

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Stig Erik Leopold Anderson (25 January 1931 – 12 September 1997), better known as Stikkan Anderson, was a Swedish music manager, lyricist and music publisher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stig Anderson has received more than 312,216 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Stig Anderson is the 292nd most popular musician (up from 387th in 2019), the 205th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 246th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Swedish Musician.

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Among musicians, Stig Anderson ranks 292 out of 2,662Before him are Igor Oistrakh, Sixto Rodriguez, Eric Carr, Charles Mingus, PJ Harvey, and Manu Dibango. After him are Joe Jackson, Yngwie Malmsteen, Fela Kuti, Count Basie, Lisa Gerrard, and Glenn Frey.

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Among people born in 1931, Stig Anderson ranks 81Before him are Stephen Boyd, Margarita Lozano, Richard F. Heck, Larry Silverstein, Thorvald Stoltenberg, and Igor Oistrakh. After him are Toshiki Kaifu, Márta Mészáros, Tomi Ungerer, Samir Amin, John Robert Schrieffer, and Jack Swigert. Among people deceased in 1997, Stig Anderson ranks 67Before him are Marco Ferreri, Masaru Ibuka, André Franquin, Roland Topor, Friedrich Hund, and Barbara. After him are Fela Kuti, Yevgeny Khaldei, Son Sen, George Wald, Mate Boban, and Alparslan Türkeş.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Stig Anderson ranks 205 out of 1,612Before him are Johan Gottlieb Gahn (1745), Per Gessle (1959), Sigvard Bernadotte (1907), Axel Fredrik Cronstedt (1722), Stig Dagerman (1923), and Carl Bildt (1949). After him are Yngwie Malmsteen (1963), Maud Adams (1945), Salomon August Andrée (1854), Eric X of Sweden (1180), Anna Lindh (1957), and Blot-Sweyn (1001).

Among MUSICIANS In Sweden

Among musicians born in Sweden, Stig Anderson ranks 5Before him are Björn Ulvaeus (1945), Benny Andersson (1946), Franz Berwald (1796), and Per Gessle (1959). After him are Yngwie Malmsteen (1963), Carl Michael Bellman (1740), Mikkey Dee (1963), Avicii (1989), Jan Johansson (1931), Eric Ericson (1918), and Åse Kleveland (1949).