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Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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

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