Stieg Larsson Rank
About Stieg Larsson
Stieg Larsson was a Swedish writer and journalist best remembered for his multi award-winning and best-selling series of crime novels titled Millennium. The novels of the Millennium series have over the years sold tens of millions of copies all over the world. As a journalist, he was one of the founders and the editor-in-chief of the Swedish anti-racist magazine Expo.
He was in a romantic relationship with renowned architect and author Eva Gabrielsson from 1974 until his death in 2004. He never fathered any child.
In 2008, he was recognized as the world's second best-selling author.
In 2010, the third novel from his Millennium series of novels, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest, was reportedly the best-selling book in the United States.
While serving as the editor-in-chief of Expo magazine, he received numerous death threats for frequently exposing racist organizations in Sweden.
Stieg Larsson Rank
Stieg Larsson's Popularity
Stieg Larsson was a famous Swedish writer, who was born on August 15, 1954. As a person born on this date, Stieg Larsson is listed in our database as the 17th most popular celebrity for the day (August 15) and the 45th most popular for the year (1954).
People born on August 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Stieg Larsson is the 571st most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Stieg Larsson's birthday, Stieg Larsson is the 27th most famous Swedish.
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