Olsson

Olsson is a common Swedish surname. It is a contraction of the surname Olofsson and it literally means "son of Olof" and seldom also "son of Ola". It may refer to the following people (Swedish, unless stated otherwise):

  • Albert Julius Olsson (1864–1942), British Artist
  • Arne Olsson, 20th century Lutheran bishop
  • Christian Olsson (born 1980), athlete
  • Holmfrid Olsson (1943–2009) a Swedish biathlete
  • Ingela Olsson (born 1958), actress
  • Jan Olof Olsson (1920–1974), writer and journalist
  • Johan Olsson (ice hockey) (born 1978), ice hockey forward
  • Johan Olsson (skier) (born 1980), cross country skier
  • Jonas Olsson (born 1970), football manager and former footballer
  • Jonas Olsson (born 1983), footballer
  • Börje Kenny Olsson (1977–2007), speedway racer
  • Martin Olsson (born 1988), footballer who plays for Blackburn Rovers in the Premier League
  • Marcus Olsson (born 1988), footballer and brother of Martin
  • Nigel Olsson (born 1949), English rock drummer
  • Otto Olsson (1879–1964), Swedish composer and organist
  • Peter Olsson (–), bassist
  • Peter A. Olsson (born 1941), American psychiatrist
  • Tage William-Olsson (1888–1960), architect
  • Tony Olsson (born 1965), former speedway runner
  • Ulf Olsson (1951-2010), murderer
  • Ulla Olsson, 20th century politician
  • Vic Olsson, New Zealand rower

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Simon Dumont - Skiing
... many freestyle events, mostly big air and half-pipe, and was part of Team America for the Jon Olsson Super Sessions (JOSS) along with American freestyle skiers ... They have withdrawn from all future JOSS events because of an argument with Olsson about the release date of their video for JOSS ... In 2008, Jon Olsson and Dumont announced their involvement in a new open freeskiing event, the North American Open, at Breckenridge, Colorado ...
Staffan Olsson
... Erik Staffan Olsson (born March 26, 1964) is a retired Swedish handball player and recently appointed Swedish national coach ... Olsson, who always played with no 13, was a left-handed right wing player with one of the most feared shots of all the elite players ...
Anders Olsson
... Anders Olsson (born 19 June 1949) is a Swedish writer, professor of literature at Stockholm University, literary critic and member of the Swedish Academy ... Olsson has written some 15 books on poetry and the history of literature together with his friend and ally Horace Engdahl he was a key introducer of the work of ...
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... Lyrics, Melodies and Vocal Arrangements by Urban breed ... "Sweet Dreams Of Madness" (T ...