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Can you name the famous Scandinavians described below?

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

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