What is Stockholm known for?

contemporary period

for purposes of Swedish history is said to begin in 1520) until the contemporary period. The museum was founded in the late 19th century by Artur Hazelius, who also founded the open-air museum Skansen, long part of the museum, until the institutions were made independent of each other in 1963. thumb Helen Sjöholm singing with Benny Anderssons Orkester (Image:Helen Sjöholm.jpg) in Minnesota, 2006 '''Marie Helen Sjöholm''' ( ) (born 10 July 1970

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younger brothers. For many years he moved from job to job working at various times as a caretaker, teacher, interpreter, bartender, medical secretary, and pizza maker. In 1994, he owned a restaurant named "Den Galne Kocken" rated as Stockholm's most popular according to Aftonbladet. number location Stockholm, Sweden language International The '''Stockholm International Film Festival''' ( ) is an annual

good songs

of apathy, I was writing not-so-good songs and the band wasn't playing them very well, so everyone's enthusiasm just waned". 1985 was a quiet year for the band as different members spent time apart in Stockholm, Sydney and Jamaica. Kilbey's debut solo single "This Asphalt Eden" was released by EMI Parlophone and he was producer on a single, "Benefit of the Doubt", for The Crystal Set. He succeeded in bringing the 1908 Summer Olympics to Rome, but Italy had to forfeit the organization of the Olympics in 1906, due to financial and organisational problems. The 1908 Games were held in London instead. That same year, Brunetta d'Usseaux was appointed secretary of the IOC. In this position, he tried to get winter sports on the Olympic programme, and suggested to have a separate winter sports week attached to the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm. This was opposed by the Swedish organizers, but Brunetta d'Usseaux managed to get a winter sports week scheduled for 1916. Due to World War I, these Olympics were never organized. The count died, under unclear circumstances, in France in 1919, and would not live to see the first Winter Olympic Games in 1924. * December 4 – Pan American World Airways, bankrupt since August 11, is finally dissolved after 64 years of operation. * December 27 – Ice breaks off the wings and is sucked into both engines of Scandinavian Airlines Flight 751, a McDonnell Douglas MD-81 with 129 people on board, causing both engines to shut down just after the aircraft lifts off from Stockholm, Sweden. The plane makes an emergency landing in a field near Gottröra. There are no fatalities, but 92 of the people on board are injured. * December 29 – China Airlines Flight 358, a Boeing 747-2R7F (Boeing 747) cargo plane, crashes shortly after takeoff from Chiang Kai-shek International Airport (Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport) in Taipei, Taiwan, after the number three engine and its pylon (Hardpoint) break off the right wing and strike the number four engine, breaking it off as well. The entire crew of five dies. The Boeing Company (Boeing) subsequently recalls all Boeing 747s for pylon modifications. *Södra Ängby, Stockholm, Sweden *Aarhus University, Denmark Södra Ängby The residential area of Södra Ängby in western Stockholm, Sweden, blended a functionalist or international (International style (architecture)) style with garden city (Garden city movement) ideals. Encompassing more than 500 buildings, it remains the largest coherent functionalistic villa area in Sweden and possibly the world, still well-preserved more than a half-century after its construction 1933–40 and protected as a national cultural heritage (listed buildings in Sweden). Detailed references listed in the article on Södra Ängby. death_date Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

stage presence

group with the name, 27#11, a collaboration with Graham Lewis of Wire (Wire_(band)). His fame is also credited to the original nature and depth of his lyrics along with his stage presence, which expends so much energy that, in one frequently recounted incident, he broke a leg during a performance. In 1994, he and his band, bob hund, received a Grammis (the Grammy of the Swedish music industry) for "Best Live Band" and another in 1996 for "Best Lyrics", which

political talent

-Luneburg. This genealogy led some to regard him as "trash" and a social climber compared to real aristocracy. On the other hand, members of his paternal line had shown high talent artistically and aesthetically; designers, architects, and also political talent. He married Ulrika Sparre (Ulla Tessin) in 1727. In 1744 he was sent at the head of an extraordinary embassade to Berlin to escort to Stockholm Frederick the Great's sister, Louisa Ulrika of Prussia Louisa

commercial recordings

George Martin's Air Studios in London in the attendance of both Martin and Paul McCartney. Produced at a time when most commercial recordings still used only analog technology, the album was one of the few to be both digitally recorded and mixed. Music video The music video was shot mostly in Gamla stan, Stockholm, Sweden and features images of Stockholm City Hall. It was written in 1989 ("in Canada" according to Gessle), but eventually released in 1991

dark horror

. Formed in 2000, the group are noted for their dark horror (Horror fiction)-themed lyrics, pessimistic and misanthropic social commentary, distinctive trademark face paint, dark stage uniforms and physical appearances that correspond to gothic fashion. They have released three full-length studio albums; ''Synthetic Generation'' (2002 in Europe and 2003 in North (North America) and South America), ''Termination Bliss'' (2006) and '' Night Electric Night

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: en Fredsgatan 12 '' and ''Lux''. *

radio line

transatlantic telephone cable. A secondary radio line was routed Washington, D.C. - Tangier - Moscow. European Indoor Championships (1996 European Indoor Championships in Athletics) Stockholm, Sweden bgcolor "cc9966" 3rd *Sweden **Stockholm (Arlanda Airport) *Switzerland birth_date birth_place Stockholm, Sweden career_start 1999 DATE OF BIRTH January 12, 1981 PLACE OF BIRTH Stockholm

television public

(Southern Hospital) — 3,610 *MTR Stockholm (Stockholm Subway operator) — 3,000 *Nordea — 2,820 *Handelsbanken — 2,800 *IBM Svenska (IBM) — 2,640 *Capgemini — 2,500 *Securitas AB — 2,360 *Veolia Transport — 2,300 *ISS Facility Services — 2,000 *Sveriges Television (public television) — 1,880 *Nobina Sverige AB — 1,873 (2012) *Sodexo — 1,580 Fibre optic network “During a national fiscal crisis in the early Nineties, the City of Stockholm


'''Stockholm''' ( approximately 1.4 million in the urban area (Stockholm urban area), and a total population close to 2.2 million in the metropolitan area (Metropolitan Stockholm). The city is spread across 14 islands on the coast in the southeast of Sweden at the mouth of Lake Mälaren (Mälaren), by the Stockholm archipelago and the Baltic sea. The area has been settled since the Stone Age, in the 6th millennium BC, and was founded as a city in 1252 by Birger Jarl.

Stockholm is the cultural, media, political, and economic centre of Sweden. The region alone accounts for over a third of the country's GDP, Sweden's national football arena (Friends Arena) is located north of the city centre, in Solna. Ericsson Globe, the national indoor arena, is in the southern part of the city. The city was the host of the 1912 Summer Olympics, and hosted the equestrian portion of the 1956 Summer Olympics otherwise held in Melbourne, Australia.

Stockholm is the seat of the Government of Sweden and most government agencies (Government agencies in Sweden),

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