Hagge Geigert

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Hagge Geigert

Birth
Lerdal, Rättviks kommun, Dalarnas län, Sweden
Death 14 Feb 2000 (aged 74)
Göteborg, Göteborgs kommun, Västra Götalands län, Sweden
Burial Göteborg, Göteborgs kommun, Västra Götalands län, Sweden
Memorial ID 8010258 · View Source
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Entertainer, Theater Director, Lyricist. Born Harry Johansson, he later became ”Hagge Geigert” to his Swedish audience. He was concidered one of Sweden´s most popular entertainers from the 1950s on to his death. A ”King of Revues,” who discovered many of Sweden´s popular singers and actors in the genre, as well as a celebrated lyricist and comedy playwright. For many years he ran Lisebergsteatern (The Liseberg Theatre) in Gothenburg and was a frequent talk show host on TV as well. He also took a stand against nazism and racism, and lived through periods with constant threat.

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  • Originally Created by: Peter Robsahm
  • Added: 22 Oct 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8010258
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hagge Geigert (30 Jun 1925–14 Feb 2000), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8010258, citing Västra Kyrkogården, Göteborg, Göteborgs kommun, Västra Götalands län, Sweden ; Maintained by Find A Grave .