Famous Scandinavians

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Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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Finnish creator of the Moomin books (childern's fantasy series)
First person to reach the South Pole
Finnish ice hockey player, right winger who currently manages team Finland
Father Christmas*
Fictional comic-strip Viking
World famous, Swedish director, writer and producer for film, stage and television.
Founder of Finnish cellphone company Nokia
Swedish tennis player, former world No. 1
Norwegian composer and pianist
Finnish creator of the Linux operating system
Creators of Skype
First European explorer of the New World, 'the Lucky'
Author of Out of Africa under the pen name Isak Dinesen
Norwegian explorer, scientist, and diplomat famous for his arctic expeditions
Danish scientist that discovered that electric currents induce magnetic fields
Finnish racing driver and two-time Formula One World Champion
World famous Swedish band, Dancing Queen
Professional, Swedish, female golfer
Swedish author of The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
Modern Norwegian explorer known for his Kon-Tiki Expedition
Norwegian inventor of the paperclip
Swedish inventor and scientist, famous for dynamite
Norwegian expressionist painter, The Scream
Author of Pippi Longstocking
Norwegian playwright and poet, famous for A Doll's House
Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist know for Binomial nomenclature
Norwegian actress and film director, appeared in Persona
Norwegian football manager and former footballer who played mostly for Manchester United
Swedish astronomer, famous for his temperature measurement
19th century opera singer, 'Swedish Nightingale'
Founder of world's largest furniture shop IKEA
Danish writer, poet and playwright, famous for fairytales like the Little Mermaid
Fictional Danish prince, enemy of Claudius
Great Danish physicist, worked with quantum mechanics and Manhattan Project

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