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Sonya Hedenbratt
Birth: Mar. 4, 1931
Death: Apr. 5, 2001

Jazz singer, entertainer, actress. She was one of Sweden´s most renowned jazz artists and entertainers who made her debut in 1948. As a jazzsinger, she often performed with Swedish jazz musicians of international repute: Jan Johansson, Bengt Hallberg, Lars Gullin, Egil Johansen and Arne Domnerus among others. She also toured Europé with Danish fiddler Svend Asmussen. She became very popular and beloved as show entertainer and acted in many vaudevilles and revues with for instance Sten-Åke Cederhök and ”HasseåTage” (Hans Alfredson and Tage Danielsson). On film, she acted in Ingmar Bergman´s Oscar winning ”Fanny and Alexander” (1982/83). Being very fond of her hometown, Gothenburg, she consistantly turned down great offerings from around Europe and USA. Cause of death: Diabetes.  (bio by: Peter Robsahm) 
 
Burial:
Östra Kyrkogården
Göteborg
Göteborgs kommun
Västra Götalands län, Sweden
 
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Originally Created by: Peter Robsahm
Record added: Dec 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8151455
Sonya Hedenbratt
Added by: Peter Robsahm
 
Sonya Hedenbratt
Added by: Peter Robsahm
 
Sonya Hedenbratt
Added by: Peter Robsahm
 
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