Lars Evert Huldén (5 February 1926 – 11 October 2016) was a Swedish-speaking Finn writer, scholar and translator. Born in Jakobstad, Finland, he was professor at Helsinki university 1964–1989. In 1986 Huldén received an honorary doctorate from the Faculty of Humanities at Uppsala University, Sweden. He has researched Carl Michael Bellman, Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Swedish dialects and toponomy.
Awards and honors
In 2000, he won the Swedish Academy Nordic Prize, known as the “little Nobel”.
- Lars Huldén entry in Uppslagsverket Finland. Retrieved 13 October 2016.
- Lars Huldén är död Svenska Yle 12.10.2016 (in Swedish)
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