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Birgitta Valberg

Actress

Born - 16 December 1916, Stockholm, Sweden
Died - 29 March 2014

Ethereal-looking blonde Swedish actress, often seen in Ingmar Bergman films. She made her debut as a teenager (billed as Britta Valberg) in Unga Hjartan (1934). Subsequent work in a long career includes I Paradis... (1941), Life in the Country (1943), Port of Call (1948, her first for Bergman), Barabbas (1953), Smiles of a Summer Night (1955), The Virgin Spring (1960), A Time in the Sun (1966), Shame (1968), The Story of a Woman (1969), Man on the Roof (1976), Flight Level 450 (1980), Peter and Petra (1989) and Sunday's Children (1992, her last). After several nominations, she finally won a Swedish Oscar for her work in Paradise Place in 1977.