Carl Johan Thyselius

Swedish politician and prime minister 1883–1884

Carl Johan Thyselius (8 June 1811 - 11 January 1891) was a Swedish politician and government official. He served as Justice Councillor (1856-1860), Minister for Ecclesiastical Affairs (1860-1863), Minister for Civil Affairs (responsible for trade, industry and ship transport (1875-80), and he served as the Prime Minister from 1883 to 1884.[1]

Carl Johan Thyselius
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3rd Prime Minister of Sweden
In office
13 June 1883 – 16 May 1884
(338 days)
MonarchOscar II
Preceded byArvid Posse
Succeeded byRobert Themptander
Personal details
Born(1811-06-08)8 June 1811
Österhaninge, Sweden
Died11 January 1891(1891-01-11) (aged 79)
Stockholm, Sweden
Political partyIndependent conservative
Spouse(s)Charlotta Melart
Alma materUppsala University


  1. "Sweden" (in Swedish). World Statesmen. Retrieved 22 December 2014.
Political offices
Preceded by
Arvid Posse
Prime Minister of Sweden
13 June 1883–16 May 1884
Succeeded by
Robert Themptander