What is Stockholm known for?

personal independent

David Byrne (David Byrne (musician)) date 2008-08-04 accessdate 2010-01-11 He assembled a band to tour worldwide for the album for a six-month period from late 2008 through early 2009 on the Songs of David Byrne and Brian Eno Tour. The day after that album was released, ''Big Love: Hymnal'' - his soundtrack to season two of ''Big Love'' was made available. These two albums constituted the first releases on his personal independent record label Todo Mundo

success winning

because of its overly dark nature and controversial use of sources. The official explanation was that it was "too dark in its message," and it wasn't officially shown until 1993. His next short film, 1991's ''World of Glory'', developed this style even further and was a critical success, winning both the Canal Plus Award and the prestigious Press Prize at the 1992 Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival. The film is on a top ten list of all time best short films, set by the Clermont-Ferrand festival. 2010 year’s ranking also identifies the cities with the best eco-ranking based on water availability and drinkability, waste removal, quality of sewage systems, air pollution and traffic congestion. Calgary is at the top of this index (score 145.7), followed by Honolulu in second place (score 145.1) and Ottawa and Helsinki in joint third (score 139.9). Wellington in New Zealand (5), Minneapolis (6), Adelaide (7) and Copenhagen fill the next four slots, while Kobe, Oslo and Stockholm share ninth place. Port-au-Prince in Haiti ranks at the bottom of this table with a score of only 27.8. The 2011 rankings continued thus: Stockholm (11), Paris (12), Auckland (13), Barcelona (14), Singapore (15), Fukuoka (16), Hong Kong (17), Portland (Portland, Oregon) (18), Honolulu (19), Vancouver (20), Kyoto (21), Hamburg (22), Lisbon (23), Montréal (24) and Seattle (25). Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

major contribution

in Zürich, to build him a house in Paris. The rigidly functionalist (Functionalism (architecture)) ''Maison Tristan Tzara'', built in Montmartre, was designed following Tzara's specific requirements and decorated with samples of African art. It was Loos' only major contribution in his Parisian years. Early life and career Utzon was born in Copenhagen

and economic problems, a major contribution which bridges the gap between literature and science. In the same year he represented the Nationalists at the World Congress of Socialists in Stockholm. His later years, until 1931 when he settled in Geneva and worked thereafter for the International Labour Organization, were spent in temporary employments, such as one at the Iranian embassy in Berlin. thumb right Gullmarsplan (Image:Gullmarsplans torg 3.jpg) '''Gullmarsplan''' is a place

commercial efforts

alternative passages into Mälaren during the preceding Viking Era; as Crusades, a kind of Viking raids in a Christian disguise, had proven increasingly unsuccessful; and as taking control over the location, traditionally where men supposedly gathered before the ledung (Leidang), meant old offensive military traditions could be replaced by more "modern" commercial efforts directed towards Lübeck. Birger thus combined financial support from Germany with papal political support

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. To poke in the soil was to prepare the ground for political laziness in the class struggle. The workers should not be occupied with gardening, they should rather devote themselves to the proletarian revolution. Per Gustafsson, Lena Ignestam and Christel Lundberg, 2000. The return of Lenin. A film made based on (the true) story about Lenin's visit in Stockholm 1917, and his relationship to allotment gardens. was born in Stockholm , Sweden, the son of Per Gustav Nordholm from Blekinge, Sweden, and died in Raleigh (Raleigh, North Carolina), Wake County (Wake County, North Carolina), North Carolina, USA (United States). In 1932, Nordholm married Margit Ellen Nilsson (1902-1974) and they have descendants in the USA. In Sweden, Nordholm had previous children with Alice Fallai. Since December 2000 they participated in the annual ''Salem March'' for Daniel Wretström, who was killed in the Stockholm suburb of Salem (Salem Municipality) by a group of which some were young immigrants. right 220px thumb Gamla stan (Image:Stockholm old town 2002.jpg) (''Old town'') in central Stockholm Most Swedish cities are small compared to other European cities (e.g., those in the United Kingdom and Germany). The largest city is Stockholm, with about 802,000 inhabitants, followed by Gothenburg with 493,000 and Malmö with 270,000. Influences on Western culture upright thumb right A section devoted to the beat generation at a bookstore in Stockholm (Image:beat generation stockholm.jpg), Sweden. While many authors claim to be directly influenced by the Beats, the Beat Generation phenomenon itself has had a pervasive influence on Western culture more broadly. Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

technical work

url http: title Andreas "bds" Thorstensson publisher Geekboys Early on, Thorstensson worked to establish a foothold in the technical work industry. At the age of 18, he began as a senior programmer (programmer) at the recently-founded internet company Spray Network in August 1997, until December 1999. In the meantime, he began working as a senior programmer for Razorfish (Razorfish (company)) in January 1999, with which his involvement ended in December of that year, as well. By this time, he had begun his GeekBoys project, which would eventually lead him to international notoriety. Shortly thereafter, he had a year-long stint as the technical chief for the internet industrialist service he created called SPRAYdio from January to December 2000. From January to December 2001, Thorstensson worked as a technical CD for yet another internet industrialist company, Abel & Baker. Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

term development

the Vice Mayors, chairing both the Council of Mayors and the City Executive Board. The City Executive Board (Kommunstyrelse) is elected by the City Council and can be thought of as the Government. The City Executive Board expresses an opinion in all matters decided by the Council and bears the overall responsibility for follow-up, evaluation and execution of its decisions. The Board is also responsible for financial administration and long-term development

has an embassy in Addis Ababa. Ethiopia is one of Finland's long-term development partners and in the water and education sectors. http: public default.aspx?nodeid 31702&contentlan 2&culture en-US On 29 April 2009, the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development announced that the Finnish government had made a grant of 11.4 million Euros to enable the Benishangul-Gumuz Region to upgrade its capacity to plan and manage its rural water supply and sanitation program (Water supply and sanitation in Ethiopia) to achieve universal access for all Ethiopians. "Ethiopia, Finland sign 11.4 million Euro grant agreement", Ethiopian News Agency (accessed 29 April 2009) * Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs: relations with Ethiopia Finland recognised Namibia on March 21, 1990. Both countries established diplomatic relations on the same day. Namibia is represented in Finland through its embassy in Stockholm, Sweden. Finland has an embassy in Windhoek and an honorary consulate in Walvis Bay. --valign "top" * Finland is represented in Georgia by a non resident ambassador (based in Helsinki at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs) and an honorary consulate in Tbilissi. * Georgia is represented in Finland through its embassy in Stockholm (Sweden) and an honorary consulate in Helsinki. * On 22 April 2009, the Georgian Foreign Minister visited Finland. http: public default.aspx?contentid 162964&nodeid 17502&contentlan 2&culture en-US Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

modern time

'' (ܡܬܝ ܒܝܬܢܗܪܝܢ Mesopotamia my nation). Gabriel Asaad was the pioneer of Assyrian music and composed the first Assyrian song in the Syriac language in modern time, ''Othuroye Ho Mtoth Elfan l-Metba‘'' (1926, ܐܬܘܪܝܶܐ ܗܐ ܡܛܬ ܐܠܦܢ ܠܡܛܒܥ Assyrians, Our ship is on the way to sink). DATE OF DEATH 1997-07-06 PLACE OF DEATH Stockholm, Sweden birth_date birth_place Östermalm, Stockholm, Sweden death_date

writing original

Stars , that performed covers of international hits. The Hep Stars were known as "The Swedish Beatles". They also set up Hep House, their equivalent of Apple Corps. Andersson played the keyboard and eventually started writing original songs for his band, many of which became major hits including "No Response" that hit number 3 in 1965, "Sunny Girl", "Wedding" and "Consolation", all of which hit number 1 in 1966. Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

life interest

by his extraordinary energy and ability. Life Interest in this kind of on-foot radio direction finding activity using detailed topographic maps for navigation spread throughout Scandinavia, Eastern and Central Europe, the Soviet Union, and the People's Republic of China. Formal rules for the sport were first proposed in England and Denmark in the 1950s. Moell, Joe KØOV (2000). "Try ARDF on 80 Meters". ''73 Amateur Radio Today''. November, 2000. 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),

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