'''Efva Attling''', was born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1952 and is well known today for being an avant garde jewellery designer (Jewelry designer). Career Axén Olin was elected to the Council in 1991. She has mainly been active in social issues and was Commissioner (Municipal Commissioner) of Social Service (Social Service) under the Moderate Party administration of Carl Cederschiöld 1998-2002. She served as chairman of the Stockholm County Police Authority (Swedish Police Service) 1999-2006. She is known for her liberalism and was one of the most senior Moderates to advocate adoption rights for homosexuals. She has also, however, become famous
of the paint. At that point in time more and more wooden buildings in urban areas were either painted in lighter colours (e.g. yellow, white) or sided with stucco. The number of buildings made of bricks (with stucco) also increased. However Falu red saw a surge in popularity in the countryside during the 19th century, when also poorer farmers and crofters began to paint their houses. Falu red is still widely used in the Swedish countryside. The common Finnish expression ''punainen tupa ja
precedent for the museum was the Skansen Open-Air Museum (Skansen) in Stockholm, Sweden. The instigator behind the Seurasaari museum was Axel Olai Heikel, an expert on ethnology and vernacular architecture. Most of the buildings and structures in the Museum are from the 18th and 19th centuries, mostly agrarian buildings made from wood. The oldest building is the Karuna Church, from 1686. Heikel's guiding concept was to collect buildings typical of the different provinces and regions
and produced by Adel Dahdal and Jimmy Monell. It earned them several "Best Newcomer" awards, a Grammis, a #4 position in the Swedish album charts, and established the band not only in Sweden but also in the United States. The band has played over 500 gigs since the album's release including participating in the 2004 Warped Tour. In 2006 they played again at Warped Tour, this time on main stage, and have toured with bands such as Foo Fighters, The Strokes, Morningwood, Angels & Airwaves, +44 (+44 (band)), Mando Diao, Panic! At The Disco and most recently, No Doubt and Paramore during their last tour in 2009. background group_or_band origin Stockholm, Sweden genre Black metal '''Dark Funeral''' is a black metal band from Stockholm, Sweden, founded by guitarists Blackmoon and Lord Ahriman in 1993. They are one of the bands to have emerged in Sweden during the Second wave of black metal. 1919–1939 Early Years The Polish Football Federation (''Polski Związek Piłki Nożnej'') was established on December 20, 1919 in Warsaw, Poland. Poland would play their first official international match (Hungary v Poland (1921)) on December 18, 1921 in Budapest where they lost to Hungary (Hungary national football team) 1–0. Their first international win would come on May 28, 1922 where they took on Sweden (Sweden national football team) in Stockholm and beat them 2–1. Poland qualified for their first ever World cup in 1937 when they beat Yugoslavia (Yugoslavia national football team) 4–0, and 1–0 in the two qualifying matches and ensured their place in the 1938 World Cup in France (1938 FIFA World Cup). alias origin Stockholm, Sweden genre Stoner rock According to the resultant treaty, Sweden (Kingdom of Sweden (1721–1809)) ceded to Russia (Russian Empire) the areas east of the Kymi River with the fortress of Olavinlinna and the towns of Lappeenranta and Hamina. Hence, the Swedish border was moved to the north in accordance with the wishes of Bestuzhev's faction. On the other hand, the Swedes agreed to elect Adolf Frederick as the crown prince. This move exposed the country to the risk of war against Denmark (Denmark-Norway), hence the Baltic Fleet sailed to Stockholm to protect the Swedish capital in case of Danish attack. The territories were incorporated into the Governorate of Vyborg. '''Jair-Rôhm Parker Wells''' (born October 13, 1958) is an American (United States) free jazz bassist (bass guitar and electric upright bass), composer and conceptualist. He is one of the founding members of the improvising band Machine Gun (Machine Gun (band)) which featured Thomas Chapin. Resident in Stockholm, Sweden since 1985, he has been active internationally as a promoter of improvised and experimental music performing and recording extensively. He has collaborated with Karl Berger, Daniel Carter (Daniel Carter (musician)), Jaron Lanier and Tony Scott (Tony Scott (musician)) among others. death_date Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm
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but will sit out 2012. Players from the SAFF are also eligible for selection to the Swedish national team (Sweden (Australian rules football National Team)). Biography Ernst Julius Berg was born in Östersund, Jämtland County in Sweden. After graduating from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm in 1892, he immigrated to the United States. He began working as an assistant to Charles Proteus Steinmetz at General Electric. He then joined the faculty
-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
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
began to emphasize the finished production and there was a particular focus on establishing an international presence for the centre. Bull, "Radio Art in a Gallery?", p. 162 The exhibition ''Pandoras Box'', a collaboration between InterAccess and Fylkingen New Music and Intermedia Art in Stockholm, Sweden in 2000, was billed as "the first international interactive encounter with art using remotely controlled robots." Herst, "The Disembodied Eye", p. 122 European Indoor Championships (1996 European Indoor Championships in Athletics) Stockholm, Sweden bgcolor "cc9966" align "center" 3rd January 30, 2000, Varenne made his first attempt to win Prix d'Amérique, one of the major races in the world of harness, taking place at Vincennes. He finished 3rd, behind French horses General du Pommeau and Galopin du Ravary. Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm
to have a real big year in 1970, though, because I really have the motivation now. I feel like a kid again." Billie Jean, Pancho Gain Pacific Southwest Finals", ''Independent Press-Telegram'', Long Beach, California, September 28, 1969, page S-6 '''Stockholm County''' (''Stockholms län'') is a county (Counties of Sweden) or ''län'' (in Swedish (Swedish language)) on the Baltic sea coast of Sweden. It borders Uppsala County and Södermanland
team, he also obtained a silver place in the cross country team event. Societies * June 2 - The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences is founded in Stockholm by Linnaeus (Carl Linnaeus), Mårten Triewald and others. Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities 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),