Thunberg is a Swedish surname. Notable people with the surname include:
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Carl Peter Thunberg, also known as Karl Peter von Thunberg, Carl Pehr Thunberg, or Carl Per Thunberg, was a Swedish naturalist and an apostle of Carl Linnaeus. He has been called "the father of South African botany", "pioneer of Occidental Medicine in Japan" and the "Japanese Linnaeus".
Karlsson is a Scandinavian patronymic surname meaning "son of Karl" or "Karl's son". It is one of the most common surnames in Sweden and has a number of alternative spellings. Apart from Karlsson, Carlsson is the most common spelling variation. Karlson and Carlson also exist, but are uncommon, as are Carlzon and Qarlsson.
Carlsson is a Swedish surname. Notable people with the surname include:
Rambo is a surname with Norwegian (Vestfold) and Swedish origins. It possibly originated with ramn + bo, meaning "raven's nest". It has variants in French and German (Rambow). It is now best known from the Rambo franchise, whose protagonist was known simply as "Rambo" in the novel that inspired it, First Blood (1972), then as John Rambo in the film series.
Sara Magdalena Ernman is a Swedish opera singer. Besides operas and operettas, she has also performed chansons, cabaret, jazz, and appeared in musicals. She is a member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Music. Ernman represented Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 in Moscow.
Anna Sofia Sevelin née Thunberg was a Swedish opera singer (alto). She was a Hovsångare and a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Arts.
Christopher is the English version of a Europe-wide name derived from the Greek name Χριστόφορος (Christóforos). The constituent parts are Χριστός (Christós), "Christ" or "Anointed", and φέρειν (férein), "bear": the "Christ-bearer".
Tova Dorothea Magnusson, also credited under her former married name as Tova Magnusson Norling, is a Swedish film and television actress; comedian; and film director. She is best known outside Sweden for her role in the Danish-Swedish series The Bridge (2013).
Fritz-Olof Thunberg was a Swedish actor, voice actor and director, perhaps best known as the voice of the cartoon character Bamse.
Events from the year 2003 in Sweden
Niklasons is a Swedish TV series in 10 28-minute episodes from 1965. The script for the series was written by Lars Björkman and Ove Magnusson. The series was directed by Hasse Ekman. Several popular Swedish actors and comedians make guest appearances on the show, among others: Kar de Mumma, Rolf Bengtsson, Lena Söderblom, Gösta Bernhard, Gunnel Broström, Sten Ardenstam, Inga Gill, Gösta Ekman, Siv Ericks, Olof Thunberg, Christina Schollin, Sven Lindberg as well as Hasse Ekman himself.
Events from the year 1743 in Sweden
General Lage Gustaf Harald Thunberg was a Swedish Air Force officer. He was the Chief of the Air Force from 1961 to 1968.
Michael Knowles is an American conservative political commentator, podcaster, and author.
Events in the year 2018 in Sweden.
Greta Tintin Eleonora Ernman Thunberg is a Swedish environmental activist who has gained international recognition for promoting the view that humanity is facing an existential crisis arising from climate change. Thunberg is known for her youth and her straightforward speaking manner, both in public and to political leaders and assemblies, in which she criticizes world leaders for their failure to take sufficient action to address the climate crisis.
Events of 2019 in Sweden
Scenes from the heart is a 2018 book by Swedish opera singer Malena Ernman, her husband Svante Thunberg, and their daughters, climate activist Greta Thunberg, and Beata Ernman. It consists of three main chapters, divided into several subchapters, and opens with the poem Elegi from the poetry collection Ty by Werner Aspenström. The book is written as an autobiography.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg made a double crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in 2019 to attend climate conferences in New York City and, until it was moved, Santiago, Chile. She sailed from Plymouth, UK, to New York, United States aboard the racing yacht Malizia II, returning from Hampton, Virginia to Lisbon on the catamaran La Vagabonde. Thunberg refuses to fly because of the carbon emissions of the airline industry and the trip was announced as carbon neutral.
Isabelle Axelsson is a Swedish climate activist from Stockholm, Sweden.