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Per Olof Sundman

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Nationality  Swedish
Role  Swedish Politician
Name  Per Sundman

Period  1957–1992
Party  Centre Party
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Born  Per Olof Sundman 4 September 1922 Vaxholm, Sweden (1922-09-04)
Died  October 9, 1992, Stockholm, Sweden
Movies  Flight of the Eagle, The Chasers
Books  Flight of the Eagle, The Expedition
Children  Sverre Sundman, Dag Sundman, Joar Sundman, Bjorn Sundman
Similar People  Jan Troell, Torgny Lindgren, Jacques Werup, Yngve Gamlin, Klaus Rifbjerg

Notable works  Flight of the Eagle

Per Olof Sundman (4 September 1922, Vaxholm – 9 October 1992, Stockholm) was a Swedish writer and politician.

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Sundman was born in Vaxholm. After World War II, Sundman joined the Centre Party and was elected to the Riksdag.

Per Olof Sundman released his first book in 1957 and soon became a successful writer, even internationally. His writing has been compared to that of Ernest Hemingway. In 1968, Sundman received the Nordic Council's Literature Prize for his 1967 novel Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd (The Flight of the Eagle) and in 1975, he became a member of the Swedish Academy, seat 6. His seat is now held by Tomas Riad.


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