Famous Scandinavians

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Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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

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