Benny Andersson Rank
About Benny Andersson
Right from childhood, Benny Andersson had the dream of becoming a very popular musician. At age 10, he got himself a piano and learnt how to play it on his own. He began performing in nightclubs five years later after abandoning his education.
His breakthrough came in 1964 when he was made the keyboardist of the band Hep Stars. Their most popular single titled "Cadillac" was released the following year.
He has gained global fame as a member of the Swedish pop collective known as ABBA, alongside Björn Ulvaeus, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, and Agnetha Fältskog. The group is known for their international hit tracks like "Mamma Mia" and "Money, Money, Money".
He has combined with fellow ABBA member Björn Ulvaeus to score songs for a number of musicals including “Chess” and “Kristina från Duvemåla”.
His father, Gösta Andersson, was a civil engineer. Laila, her mother, was very supportive during the initial stages of his career. He has a sister called Eva-Lis Andersson.
Before marrying Mona Nörklit in 1981, he was married to singer Anni-Frid (Frida) Lyngstad. He has a son with Nörklit called Ludvig.
He was made an associate of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music in 2007. He was also awarded an Opus Klassik in 2018.
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F.A.Q. about Benny Andersson
When is his birthday?
Benny Andersson's birthday is on December 16, 1946.
In how many days is his birthday?
Benny's birthday is in 206 days
How old is he?
He is 75 years old.
Where is Benny from?
He was born in Vällingby, Stockholm, Sweden.
Benny Andersson's Popularity
Benny Andersson is a famous Swedish musician, who was born on December 16, 1946. As a person born on this date, Benny Andersson is listed in our database as the 26th most popular celebrity for the day (December 16) and the 110th most popular for the year (1946).
People born on December 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Benny Andersson is the 1196th most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Benny Andersson's birthday, Benny Andersson is the 68th most famous Swedish.
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