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Name
Carl Gustaf Verner von Heidenstam


Date & Place Of Birth
July 6th, 1859, Olshammar, Sweden

Known Domiciles
Övralid - Motala, Sweden

Known Occupations
Writer

Immediate Family
Parents: Nils Gustaf von Heidenstam, Magdalena Charlotta (Magda) Rutterskiöld
Spouse: Emilia Uggla (1), Olga Wiberg (2), Greta Sjöberg (3)
Children: None

Date Of Death
May 20th, 1940

Notes
A member of the Swedish Academy, Carl Gustaf Verner won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1916 "in recognition of his significance as the leading representative of a new era in our literature" (The Nobel Foundation). Emilia Uggla died in 1893.

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The Nobel Foundation
Sveriges Adelskalender 1908