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team bronze

scored 5 9 (+2 6 -1), and Yugoslavia won the team bronze medals. Following his very strong debut at full Olympiad level at Moscow 1956, Ivkov reached his career peak chessmetrics.com rating of 2715 in October of that year; he was #9 in the world at this stage. He would be in the world's top 40 players continuously for 20 years, from March 1955 through May 1975. Contemporary Jewish population of Sweden There is no ethnic registration in Sweden, so the Jewish population can only be roughly

reasons membership

a ''Stammtisch'' ("regular's table") in order to socialise, drink and sing together. They tend to be organised on linguistic lines. One of them is still engaged in dueling, while the other Corporations in Fribourg already rejected this tradition at the time they were founded, amongst others for religious reasons. Membership has often been considered advantageous for those wishing to pursue a career in business, politics or law. Most of Fribourg's student corporations belong to the formerly

service covering

author staff publication-date 7 Dec 2011 title Agilent Acquires Two Life Science Companies periodical Drug Discovery & Development Uppsala and further north Upptåget, operated by UL (Upplands Lokaltrafik), is a commuter train service covering Upplands Väsby – Stockholm-Arlanda Airport – Uppsala – Gävle. Buses operated by ''Upplands Lokaltrafik'' travel between Stockholm-Arlanda Airport and Uppsala (bus no. 801 and 802) as well as Enköping to the west

high national

to activities within the arena Fyrishov AB runs Tävlingsstaden Uppsala in a collaboration between the sports organizers, Fyrishov AB, Uppsala, Uppsala Tourism and hotel business. Co-founded in 2006 by Fyrishov AB under the name SM-town Uppsala in 2007 but was expanded to include international events and competitions at high national level. The project aims to develop Uppsala, a leading sports town in Sweden. In 2009 there were 24 SM-competitions and major national and international competitions in Uppsala. At Fyrishov the city's basketball team Uppsala Basket also plays, former KFUM Uppsala, their home games in the Swedish basketball league. There are also athletic club Uppsala, Uppsala, fencing club, Uppsala Judo Club, Sweden's oldest judo club, Uppsala volleyball companion, Upsala weightlifting club and Upsala Simsällskap, one of the world's oldest swimmingclubs. The sport that draws the most audience is floorball. Uppsala's two teams in the Swedish Super League, Storvreta IBK and IK Sirius IBK, have Fyrishov as their home. One of the most classical sports events, the Swedish bandy champions final, has taken place at Studenternas IP since 1991. It usually attracts a spectator crowd of more than 20,000. WikiPedia:Uppsala Dmoz:Regional Europe Sweden Uppsala_County Localities Uppsala Commons:Category:Uppsala

guitar style

'''Roine Stolt''' (born on September 5, 1956 in Uppsala) is a Swedish (Sweden) guitarist, vocalist and composer. A major figure in Sweden's rock history, guitarist singer composer Roine Stolt led two of his country's most successful progressive rock bands: Kaipa in the 1970s and The Flower Kings in the 1990s onward. His distinctive guitar style combined David Gilmour's debonair mid-tempo, Steve Howe's sharp edges, and Frank Zappa's virtuosity. His vision

huge variety

on fine dining. There are a number of good restaurants to be found, however, and most of them are not far from the main landmarks in town. If you're on a budget, try one of the kebab places in town, '''Jalla Kebab''' or '''Kebab House''' for a lot of food for not a lot of money. For something more on the high-end, '''Saluhallen''' is a great spot for lunch given the huge variety of different types of food. Unknown even to many locals, some of the student Nations serve simple, yet well cooked

career scholarship

, where he completed his ''filosofie magister'' degree in 1661. Career * Scholarship, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala (1979) * Studies in Portuguese language and culture, University of Lisbon (1979-1980) '''Anna Hedh''' (born 18 March 1967 in Uppsala) is a Swedish politician (Politics of Sweden) and Member of the European Parliament. She is a member of the Swedish Social Democratic Party, which is part of the Party of European Socialists

band stage

death_date Biography Born in Uppsala, Sweden, since childhood, Lundstedt had wanted to be a singer. At the age of five he took part in a talent competition for children and achieved second place. By the age of fifteen he appeared regularly on television and in shows as a member of the band Stage Four. The group consisted of four of the now most famous singers in Sweden; Lundstedt himself, Peter Jöback, Lisa Nilsson and Lizette Pålsson. DATE OF BIRTH 20 May 1972 PLACE OF BIRTH Uppsala, Sweden DATE OF DEATH '''Ekoln''' constitutes the northernmost gulf of Lake Mälaren, Sweden. On its northern shore are the southern suburbs of Uppsala and the mouth of River Fyris. WikiPedia:Uppsala Dmoz:Regional Europe Sweden Uppsala_County Localities Uppsala Commons:Category:Uppsala

based products

apprenticeship at an apothecary in Gothenburg when he was only fourteen years old. He retained this position for eight years before becoming an apothecary's clerk in Malmö. Then Scheele worked as a pharmacist in Stockholm, from 1770-1775 in Uppsala, and later in Köping (Köping, Sweden). Dextran-based products were to play a significant role in the further expansion of Pharmacia. In 1951, the company moved to Uppsala, Sweden, to get closer to the scientists with whom they cooperated, and Ingelman became its head of research. In 1959, Pharmacia pioneered gel filtration with its Sephadex products. These were also based on dextran and discoveries in Tiselius' department, this time by Jerker Porath and Per Flodin. In 1967 Pharmacia Fine Chemicals was established in Uppsala. In 1986 Pharmacia Fine Chemicals acquired LKB-produkter AB and changed name to Pharmacia Biotech. Pharmacia Biotech expanded there role in the 'biotech revolution' through its acquisition of PL Laboratories from Pabst Brewery offering a line of recombinant DNA specialty research chemicals. Sold to private interests in the 1990s, Pharmacia was first merged with "Kabi Vitrum" to form Kabi Pharmacia with headquarters in Uppsala. Kabi was later excluded. Then the company merged with the American (United States) pharmaceutical company Upjohn in 1995 and moved its headquarters to London. Born in Uppsala, she first came to public notice in the 1930s, and was one of the main driving forces in the creation of the Swedish welfare state. She coauthored with Gunnar Myrdal the book entitled ''Crisis in the Question of Population'' ( WikiPedia:Uppsala Dmoz:Regional Europe Sweden Uppsala_County Localities Uppsala Commons:Category:Uppsala

game development

(as Starbreeze Studios) location Uppsala, Sweden key_people Mikael Nermark (CEO (Chief executive officer)) '''Starbreeze Studios''' is a video game development studio founded by members of the demo group Triton (Triton (demo group)), based in Uppsala, Sweden. Starbreeze Studios´ founders include people who were formerly members of the PC demoscene group Triton (Triton (demo group)); Magnus Högdahl worked as CTO


thumb 150px right Coat of arms (File:Uppsala vapen.svg) '''Uppsala''' ( ; older spelling ''Upsala'') is the capital of Uppsala County and the fourth largest city (Cities of Sweden) of Sweden, after Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. It had 140,454 inhabitants in 2010.

Located north of the capital Stockholm, it is also the seat of the Uppsala Municipality. Since 1164, Uppsala has been the ecclesiastical centre of Sweden, being the seat of the Archbishop (Archbishop of Uppsala) of the Church of Sweden. Founded in 1477, Uppsala University is the oldest centre of higher education in Scandinavia.

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