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List of famous Swedish inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Swedish inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic Swedish inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brilliant inventors from Sweden can also be sorted by various bits of information, such as what year and where the inventor was born.

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Alfred Nobel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Alfred Nobel Died at 63 (1833-1896)

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Immanuel Nobel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Immanuel Nobel Died at 71 (1801-1872)

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Peter Nordin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Peter Nordin age 53

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Lars Magnus Ericsson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Lars Magnus Ericsson Died at 80 (1846-1926)

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Gustaf de Laval is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Gustaf de Laval Died at 68 (1845-1913)

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Boris Hagelin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Boris Hagelin Died at 91 (1892-1983)

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John Ericsson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
John Ericsson Died at 86 (1803-1889)

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Ludvig Nobel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Ludvig Nobel Died at 57 (1831-1888)

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Johan Petter Johansson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Johan Petter Johansson Died at 90 (1853-1943)

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Sven Gustaf Wingqvist is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Sven Gustaf Wingqvist Died at 77 (1876-1953)

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Knut Ångström is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Knut Ångström Died at 53 (1857-1910)

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Christopher Polhem is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Christopher Polhem Died at 90 (1661-1751)

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Victor Hasselblad is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Victor Hasselblad Died at 72 (1906-1978)

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Carl Edvard Johansson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Carl Edvard Johansson Died at 79 (1864-1943)

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Nils Bohlin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Nils Bohlin Died at 82 (1920-2002)

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Gideon Sundback is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Gideon Sundback Died at 74 (1880-1954)

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Willgodt Theophil Odhner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Willgodt Theophil Odhner Died at 60 (1845-1905)

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Axel Welin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Axel Welin Died at 89 (1862-1951)

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Helge Palmcrantz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Helge Palmcrantz Died at 38 (1842-1880)

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Baltzar von Platen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Baltzar von Platen Died at 86 (1898-1984)

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Olof Melin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Swedish Inventors List
Olof Melin Died at 79 (1861-1940)