Tord Bernheim

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Tord Bernheim
Born18 April 1914
Died23 July 1992 (1992-07-24) (aged 78)
Råsunda, Sweden
Other namesTord Georg Bernheim
Years active1933-1950 (film)

Tord Georg Bernheim (1914–1992), originally Andersson, was born on 18 April 1914 in Kungsholms parish in Stockholm. He died on 23 July 1992 in Råsunda, Solna. [1] He was a Swedish singer, actor, and revue performer. [2]


Tord Bernheim was the son of Georg Anshelm Andersson and his wife Hilma Signhild Elvira, née Bernheim. [3] He debuted as a revue performer at Mosebacke in 1929 and was then active at various outdoor theaters in Stockholm. He was engaged by Folkan's theater director Ragnar Klange. Bernheim was considered a skilled imitator and worked in 20 different films. He imitated Karl Gerhard, among others.

Bernheim was married to the Norwegian singer Jeanita Melin (1911-1973) [4] before marrying Mary Viktoria Lindström (1924-1979) in 1946. [1] Mary was the daughter of Hjalmar Zephyrinus Lindström, a mechanic, and Syster Viktoria, née Boding. [3]

He is buried at Norra begravningsplatsen in Stockholm. [5]

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  2. "Tord Bernheim – The Swedish Film Database" . Retrieved 2018-02-05.
  3. 1 2 Rotemannen, CD-ROM, Sveriges Släktforskarförbund/Stockholms Stadsarkiv (2012)
  4. "Jeanita Melin - dansk film database". (in Danish). Retrieved 2018-02-05.
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