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in central Stockholm, Sweden. Storkyrkan in the Old Town, Stockholm It is an important example of Swedish Brick Gothic. Situated next to the Royal Palace (Stockholm Palace), it forms the western end of Slottsbacken, the major approach to the Royal Palace, while the streets Storkyrkobrinken, Högvaktsterrassen, and Trångsund (Trångsund (Stockholm)) passes north and west of it respectively. South of the church is the Stockholm Stock Exchange Building facing the Stortorget (Stortorget (Stockholm)) square and containing the Swedish Academy, Nobel Library, and Nobel Museum. History Storkyrkan was first mentioned in a written source dated 1279 and according to tradition was originally built by Birger Jarl, the founder of the city itself. For nearly four hundred years it was the only parish church in the city, the other churches of comparible antiquity originally built to serve the spiritual needs religious communities (e. g., Riddarholm Church). It became a Lutheran Protestant church in 1527. The parish church since the Middle Ages of the Nikolai parish, covering the whole island on which the Old Town stands, it has also been the cathedral of Stockholm since the Diocese of Stockholm was created out of the Archdiocese of Uppsala and the Diocese of Strängnäs in 1942. Because of its convenient size and its proximity to the earlier royal castle (Tre Kronor (castle)) and the present royal palace (Stockholm Palace) it has frequently been the site of major events in Swedish history, such as coronations, royal wedding and royal funerals. The last Swedish king to be crowned here was Oscar II (Oscar II of Sweden) in 1873. Crown Princess Victoria, oldest daughter of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, was married to Daniel Westling on 19 June, 2010 at the Storkyrkan, the same date on which her parents were also married in Storkyrkan in 1976. Biography Born in Katarina Parish (Katarina Church) ( Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

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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.

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of ''Buskerud Amt'' (today named Buskerud) from 1831 to 1857. Norwegian Counties — World While serving in this capacity, he was also elected to the Norwegian Parliament in 1833, 1836, 1839, 1842 and 1848. From 15 July to 18 July 1852 and from 11 October 1852 to 12 April 1853 he was an acting member of the Council of State Division ''in interim'' in Stockholm, founded during King Oscar I (Oscar I of Sweden)'s absence. Norwegian members of the Interim Government, 15 - 18 July 1852 during King Oscar I’s travel to Germany Norwegian Members of the Interim Government, 11 October 1852 - 12 April 1853 during King Oscar I’s illness The first ''Ecce homo'' exhibition was held in Stockholm in 1998. Later an exhibition was held in the Uppsala Cathedral which the archbishop (Archbishop of Uppsala) K. G. Hammar had approved of. Later ''Ecce homo'' has toured around the world. Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

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ornamentation of those 17th-century merchant ships. Carved into the stern of ''Mayflower II'' is a blossom of a ''hawthorne'', or English mayflower (Midland Hawthorn). In England, the skills of elderly traditional workmen were employed to build a vessel reflected Baker's detailed research and could sail the Atlantic as securely as the original ship. Biography Per Ohlin (sometimes called "Pelle") was born in 1969 in Stockholm

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; The Swedish online business newspaper E24 Näringsliv reported on 15 February 2008 that the UK (United Kingdom) based anti-piracy firm Web Sheriff intended to file lawsuits in the United States and Sweden against The Pirate Bay on behalf of Prince (Prince (musician)), the Village People, Van Morrison, and the estate of Chet Baker. Lars Sandberg, Web Sheriff's local counsel in Sweden, told E24 that Web Sheriff had not yet determined whether to sue the individuals

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: maxjet-airways-failure-lessons-learned title MAXjet Airways Failure: Lessons Learned publisher CabinManagers date 21 January 2008 accessdate 2008-01-21 The Ballet du Rhin's revival of the 1789 original The performance history of ''La Fille mal gardée'' came full circle in 1993, when the Ballet du Rhin (Opéra national du Rhin) of Mulhouse, France presented a revival of Dauberval's original production of 1789. The production was staged by Ivo

Cramer , an expert in late 18th century and early 19th century dance theatre, and the Ballet du Rhin's artistic director, Jean Paul Gravier. They painstakingly researched the original production, locating a copy of the original score in Stockholm, which describes the 1789 production, including details of the original mime passages. The original score was restored and orchestrated by the conductor Charles Farncombe. The designer Dominique Delouche created sets and costumes inspired by the designs used in the original. Though Dauberval's original choreography is lost, Cramer crafted dances in the style of the period, with heavy influence from folk dancing, as in the original. Cramer also restored the original scheme for the ballet's finale, in which the dancers, singing along with the music, shout out the refrain ''Il n'est qu'un pas du mal au bien'' ("There is Only One Step from Bad to Good"). The production was presented under the original title, ''Le ballet de la paille'' ("The Ballet of Straw"). Isacsson was born in Ronneby, Sweden. He was the founder of the Gerlesborg School of Fine Art in Gerlesborg, Stockholm and Provence. Professor of watercolour art. Recipient of the Illis Quorum medal 1999. Honorary doctor at the University of Umeå 2004. Author of several books on watercolour techniques. *Johnny Bond (1976) *Harry Brandelius with Sune Waldimir's orchestra. The Swedish (Swedish language) lyrics were written by Sverker Ahde. The Swedish title is "Du får ej lämna mig". It was recorded in Stockholm on July 2, 1952, and released on the 78 rpm record His Master's Voice X 7817. *Walter Brennan image birth_place Stockholm, Sweden othername Jennie Ann Lindstrom '''Friedel Pia Lindström''' (born 20 September 1938) in Stockholm, Sweden, is the first child of actress Ingrid Bergman and Dr. Petter Aron Lindström, a Swedish American Neurosurgeon. DATE OF BIRTH September 20, 1938 PLACE OF BIRTH Stockholm, Sweden DATE OF DEATH Environmental protection is inherently a cross-border issue and has led to the creation of transnational regulation via multilateral and bilateral treaties. The United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (UNCHE or Stockholm Conference) held in Stockholm in 1972 and the United Nations Conference on the Environment and Development (Earth Summit) (UNCED or Rio Summit, Rio Conference, or Earth Summit) held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992 were key in the creation of about 1,000 international instruments that include at least some provisions related to the environment and its protection. Weiss, E., (1999), Understanding Compliance with International Environmental Agreements: The Bakers Dozen Myths, Univ Richmond L.R. 32, 1555 birth_date Commons:Category:Stockholm Wikipedia:Stockholm Dmoz:Europe Sweden Stockholm County Localities Stockholm

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Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm from 1966 to 1975. He has also has published novels, short stories, poetry and drama, and was director of several films. In 1980, he directed and starred in the film ''Marmalade Revolution'', which was entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival.


'''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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