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Carola Maria Häggkvist

Current Location:: Saltsjöbaden, Nacka, Stockholm County, Sweden
Birthplace: Hägersten, Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jan Ove Häggqvist and Anita Margareta Häggqvist
Ex-wife of Private
Ex-partner of Private
Mother of Private and Private
Sister of Private

Occupation: Artist
Managed by: Carina Ryman
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About Carola Häggkvist

Member of Swedish Music Hall of Fame in 2015.

Carola Maria Häggkvist (born 8 September 1966), better known as simply Carola, is a Swedish singer and occasional songwriter. She has been among Sweden's most popular performers since the early 1980s, and has released albums ranging from pop and disco to hymns and folk music.

Her debut album, Främling, sold around one million copies and remains the biggest-selling album in Swedish music history. She has also worked as a songwriter. During her 25-year long career, she has recorded many top-selling albums and singles and is referred to as Sweden's most prominent female singer. Some of her biggest hits include Främling (English: Stranger) from 1983, Tommy tycker om mig (Tommy likes me) from 1984, Fångad av en stormvind (Captured by a Lovestorm) from 1991, All the Reasons to Live from 1992, I Believe in Love from 2001, Genom allt (Through it all) from 2005 and Evighet (Eternity) from 2006.

Häggkvist has represented Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest on three occasions: in 1983, finishing third; in 1991, winning the contest outright; and in 2006, finishing fifth.


Sögaard, Carola Maria

Gråbergsv 34 752 40 Uppsala

Mantalsskriven i Helga Trefaldighet (Uppsala kn, Uppsala län, Uppland), fastigheten Eriksberg 6:3.

Född 8/9 1966 i Hägerstens västra kbfd (Stockholms stad, Södermanland).

Gift kvinna (22/5 1990).

Källor: Mantalslängd 1991, Uppsala län


Carola Maria Häggkvist, känd som Carola, under en period Søgaard, född 8 september 1966 i Hägersten, Stockholm, är en svensk sångerska och låtskrivare. Under sin trettioåriga karriär har hon sålt flera miljoner skivor

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Carola Häggkvist's Timeline

September 8, 1966
Hägersten, Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden