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List of notable or famous comedians from Sweden, with bios and photos, including the top comedians born in Sweden and even some popular comedians who immigrated to Sweden. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swedish comedians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These comedians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known comedian from Sweden is included when available.

Examples include Hans Alfredson and Felix Herngren.

This historic comedians from Sweden list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swedish comedians of note?" and "Who are the most famous comedians from Sweden?" These prominent comedians of Sweden may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swedish comedians.

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Anders Lundin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Comedians from Sweden
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Anders Erik Lundin is a Swedish television host, comedian and lyricist. Lundin was one of the first hosts in the world to host the show Expedition Robinson, also known as Survivor. Lundin co-hosted the Eurovision Song Contest 2000 along with Kattis Ahlström and, 2003–10, was every summer host for the successful song show Allsång på Skansen. He has also hosted the show Allt för Sverige which takes Americans to Sweden to learn more about their Swedish ancestry. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: Sweden, Farsta

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Babben Larsson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Comedians from Sweden
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Babben Larsson

Barbro 'Babben' Larsson is a Swedish actress and comedian. Larsson was born in Gotland and is recognised by her pronounced dialect. Now living in Solna with her daughter, she attended the National Academy of Dramatic Art in Stockholm in 1980. She has been active in the S.U.C.K. since 1988 and comedian group R.E.A.. She has also appeared in the TV show Parlamentet. She performed as a stand up comedian in Great Britain 1996 and also did a couple appearances on British television. In 2006 she was voted the most popular female comedian in Sweden in the popular TV-programme Folktoppen. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Gotland County, Sweden

Birgitta Andersson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Comedians from Sweden
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Ulla Birgitta Helena Andersson Bye is a Swedish actress and comedian. Andersson is a very popular and well liked actress in Sweden. She made her breakthrough by acting in various variety shows, first along with Povel Ramel and Karl Gerhard and later on with Hasseåtage. With the later she did much of her most famous work, among them Gula Hund, Docking the Boat, Spader, Madame!, The Apple War, Ägget är löst, The Adventures of Picasso and Häxan Surtant. In 1967, she portrayed Teskedsgumman in the Swedish advent calendar with the same name. This TV- and radioseries was also the big breakthrough for advent calendars in television. Later on, she also portrayed two other characters on kid shows; ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 84

Birthplace: Sweden, Mariestad

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Björn Gustafsson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Comedians from Sweden
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Lars Björn Gustafsson is a Swedish comedian and actor. Björn was born in Romelanda, Sweden. He is known from TV-shows such as Parlamentet and Stockholm Live. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: Diseröd, Sweden

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