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Maj Sjöwall (1935–2020)

Maj Sjöwall was born on September 25, 1935 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. She was a writer and actress, known for Mördaren - en helt vanlig person (1967), Man on the Roof (1976) and Mannen på balkongen (1993). She was married to Hans J Flodquist and Gunnar Isaksson. She died on April 29, 2020 in Landskrona, Skåne län, Sweden. See full bio »

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Roseanna Writer


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 1997-2022 Beck (TV Series) (characters - 46 episodes)
- Den gråtande polisen (2022) ... (characters)
- 58 minuter (2022) ... (characters)
- Rage Room (2022) ... (characters)
- Ett nytt liv (2021) ... (characters)
- Den förlorade sonen (2021) ... (characters)
 1994 Stockholm Marathon (novel "Terroristerna": freely adapted from)
 1994 The Police Murderer (Video) (novel)
 1993 Mannen på balkongen (novel)
 1993 Murder at the Savoy (Video) (novel)
 1993 Roseanna (Video) (novel)
 1993 Brandbilen som försvann (novel)
 1992 Beck - De gesloten kamer (novel "Det slutna rummet")
 1986 Záhada zamceného pokoje (TV Movie) (novel "Det slutna rummet")
 1981 Nezakonchennyy uzhin (novel "Polis, polis, potatismos!")
 1980 The Man Who Went Up in Smoke (novel "Mannen som gick upp i rök")
 1976 Man on the Roof (novel "Den vedervärdige mannen från Säffle" - as Sjöwall)
 1973 The Laughing Policeman (novel "Den skrattande polisen" - as Maj Sjowall)
 1967 Roseanna (novel - as Maj Sjövall)
 1967 Mördaren - en helt vanlig person (written by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1974: "Polismördaren" (Cop Killer) with Per Wahlöö 9th novel in the Martin Beck series See more »

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Alternate Names:

Maj Sjowall | Maj Sjövall | Sjöwall


Hans J Flodquist  (divorced) | See more »

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Most of her books, including all ten "Beck" novels, were co-written with Per Wahlöö, who died in 1975. See more »

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