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Sweden
   has the capital   
Stockholm
The old Stockholm was located on Helgeandsholmen which grew up during the 13th century. It was not long, however, until the city moved in between the bridges, and we know this part of the city as the Old Town. The name Stockholm is first heard of in the chronicle of Eric (Eriks krönikan), probably written between 1322 and 1332. According to this chronicle Stockholm was founded by Birger Jarl in 1252.
1912
   Summer Olympic Games were held in   
Stockholm
Svensk-Internationella Pressbyran
   news agency is based in   
Stockholm
SIP - Founded 1927.
1720
      
Treaty of Stockholm
Ends the Great Northern War between Sweden and Hanover, Prussia and Denmark.
Antal Doráti
   was music director of the   
Stockholm Philharmonic
1966-1970
Paavo Berglund
   was music director of the   
Stockholm Philharmonic
1987-1990
Eken
   is a nickname for   
Stockholm
The Oak
Berwaldhallen
   is in   
Stockholm
Home to the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Arlanda
   International Airport is in   
Stockholm, Sweden
Largest airport in Sweden with 17.5 million passengers in 2006.
Stockholm, Sweden
   has this flag:   

Skogskyrkogården
   is located in   
Stockholm, Sweden
Translated “The Woodland Cemetery”, burial place of Greta Garbo
Norra Begravningsplatsen
   is located in   
Stockholm, Sweden
Literally “The Northern Cemetery” and burial place of Alfred Nobel and Ingrid Bergman
Statens Historiska Museum
   is situated in   
Stockholm, Sweden
National Antiquities
Stockholm, Sweden
   is at   
59°20'N 18°03'E
Greta Garbo
   was born in   
Stockholm, Sweden
1905-1990. Famous actress
Claes Oldenburg
   was born in   
Stockholm, Sweden
Sculptor
The Flag of Catholic Cathedral of Stockholm, Sweden
   is   

Alfred Bernhard Nobel
   was born in   
Stockholm, Sweden
1833-1896. Chemist and industrialist, invented dynamite. He established the Nobel Price
Riddarholmen Church
   is located in   
Stockholm, Sweden
The burial church of the Swedish monarchs
National Museum
   is situated in   
Stockholm, Sweden
Fine arts






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