Svante Thuresson

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Svante Thuresson (7 February 1937 – 10 May 2021) was a Swedish jazz musician. He started his career as a drummer before joining the band Gals and Pals in 1963. Svante won the national selection and represented Sweden in the Eurovision song contest in 1966 with Nygammal vals ("New, Old-Fashioned Waltz") and came in second place; he performed with Lill Lindfors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Svante Thuresson has received more than 49,893 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Svante Thuresson is the 1,336th most popular singer (down from 1,131st in 2019), the 714th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 554th in 2019) and the 40th most popular Swedish Singer.

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Among singers, Svante Thuresson ranks 1,336 out of 3,541Before him are Richard Tucker, Ivo Linna, Roy Clark, Guru, Nek, and Helen Kane. After him are Sandra Reemer, Alan Jackson, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Raf, Ellen Allien, and Florence Ballard.

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Among people born in 1937, Svante Thuresson ranks 363Before him are Conny Vandenbos, Tony Maggs, Márta Rudas, Dee Palmer, Martin Lauer, and Steve Russell. After him are David Bedford, Raymundo Damasceno Assis, Gorilla Monsoon, Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő, John Ogdon, and David Margulies.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Svante Thuresson ranks 714 out of 1,296Before him are Inga Tidblad (1901), Magnus Wislander (1964), Peter Englund (1957), Petra Mede (1970), Puma Swede (1976), and Anders Johansson (1962). After him are Nils Rosén (1902), Bill Skarsgård (1990), Marcus Allbäck (1973), Tommy Söderberg (1948), Karin Lindberg (1929), and Marcus Berg (1986).

Among SINGERS In Sweden

Among singers born in Sweden, Svante Thuresson ranks 40Before him are Neneh Cherry (1964), Charlotte Perrelli (1974), Inger Berggren (1934), Jenny Berggren (1972), Tomas Ledin (1952), and Lasse Berghagen (1945). After him are Joacim Cans (1970), Jonny Jakobsen (1963), Zara Larsson (1997), Anita Skorgan (1958), Meja (1969), and Roger Pontare (1951).