Tage Erlander

Swedish 20th century prime minister

Tage Erlander (born 13 June 1901 in Ransäter, died 21 June 1985 in Huddinge) was a Swedish politician. He was a member of the Swedish Social Democratic Party. He was the Prime Minister of Sweden from October 1946 to October 1969.[1]

Tage Erlander
Tage Erlander 1952.jpg
25th Prime Minister of Sweden
In office
11 October 1946 – 14 October 1969
(23 years, 3 days)
MonarchGustaf V
Gustaf VI Adolf
Preceded byÖsten Undén (acting)
Succeeded byOlof Palme
Personal details
Born(1901-06-13)13 June 1901
Ransäter, Sweden
Died21 June 1985(1985-06-21) (aged 84)
Huddinge, Sweden
Political partySocial Democrat
Spouse(s)Aina Erlander
Alma materLund University
Signature

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Sweden" (in Swedish). World Statesmen. Retrieved 22 December 2014.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Tage Erlander at Wikimedia Commons