tage fritiof erlander


Tage (Fritiof) [tah-guh-free-chuhf] , 1901–85, Swedish statesman: prime minister 1946–69.
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tage fritiof erlander

politician and prime minister of Sweden (1946-69). His tenure as prime minister coincided with the years when the Swedish welfare state was most successful and the so-called "Swedish Model" attracted international attention.

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