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QUIZ: Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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

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