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Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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

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