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Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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

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