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1773 in Sweden

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1773 in Sweden

Events from the year 1773 in Sweden



  • Monarch – Gustav III
  • Events

  • January 18 – The first opera performance in the Swedish language, Thetis et Pelée, performed by Carl Stenborg and Elisabeth Olin in Bollhuset, marks the establishment of the Royal Swedish Opera.
  • August – Inauguration of the pleasure gardens Vauxhall (Gotheburg).
  • – The Royal Swedish Ballet is founded.
  • – The title Hovsångare is created by King Gustav III of Sweden, with the first recipients being Elisabeth Olin and Carl Stenborg.
  • - The Royal Swedish Academy of Arts is formally organized. Fifteen artists are accepted as members the same year, among them being Lorens Pasch the Younger and Ulrika Pasch.
  • - A theater designed by Carl Fredrik Adelcrantz is constructed for the royal court at Gripsholm Castle.
  • - Many people die because of the famine caused by the failed crops.
  • - Mobilization of the army in the province of Finland because of a feared attack from the Empire of Russia.
  • - De nymodiga fruntimren by Catharina Ahlgren.
  • Births

  • 9 December - Marianne Ehrenström, culture personality and multiple artist, member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music (died 1867)
  • Deaths

  • - Beata Sabina Straas, actress (born unknown date)
  • References

    1773 in Sweden Wikipedia

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