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 Jan Lindblad

Jan Lindblad

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Death 5 Apr 1987 (aged 54)
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, Specifically: Ashes scattered in the Baltic Sea (The Archipelago of Stockholm), outside the little town Vaxholm.
Memorial ID 8750795 · View Source
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Nature Photographer, Film Maker, Author. One of Sweden´s most distinguished describers of worldwide wildlife. He made several expeditions to South America, the West Indies and Asia, making films and shooting rare pictures. He presented his work in films and books, for instance ”Ett vildmarksrike” (A wildlife realm, 1964), ”Guyana – vattnens land” (Guyana – Land of waters, 1975) and ”Djungelbokens värld” (The World of the Jungle Book, 1980). 1998 was a series of stamps released in Sweden with Jan Lindblad and his two unusual pets; the tigers, Lilian and Rani. He also was famed for being an excellent whistler and animal imitator. He released several records, whisteling popular songs, and even hit the Swedish charts. ”The Jan Lindblad Trophy” is an award to his memory.

Bio by: Peter Robsahm


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peter Robsahm
  • Added: 13 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8750795
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jan Lindblad (19 Jul 1932–5 Apr 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8750795, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, who reports a Ashes scattered in the Baltic Sea (The Archipelago of Stockholm), outside the little town Vaxholm..