Nathan Söderblom

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The Most Reverend Nathan Söderblom
Archbishop of Uppsala
Primate of Sweden
Church Church of Sweden
Diocese Diocese of Uppsala
Elected 20 May 1914
Predecessor Johan August Ekman
Successor Erling Eidem
Orders
Ordination 1893 (priest)
Consecration 8 November 1914
Personal details
Birth name Lars Olof Jonathan Söderblom
Born (1866-01-15)15 January 1866
Trönö, Sweden
Died 12 July 1931(1931-07-12) (aged 65)
Uppsala, Sweden
Nationality Swedish
Denomination Church of Sweden
Parents Jonas Söderblom and Nikolina Sophie Blûme
Spouse Anna Söderblom (born as Forsell)
Children 12
Alma mater Uppsala University

Lars Olof Jonathan Söderblom (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈnɑːtan ˈsøːdɛrblʊm]), born 15 January 1866 in Trönö, Sweden, dead 12 July 1931 in Uppsala, Sweden was a Swedish Lutheran clergyman. He was the Church of Sweden Archbishop of Uppsala between 1914-1931[1] In 1930, he was awarded the 1930 Nobel Peace Prize.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Religious Organizations" (in Swedish). World Statesmen. http://www.worldstatesmen.org/Religious_Organizations.html#Swedish. Retrieved 22 December 2014.