Margaretha Krook

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Margaretha Krook
Margaretha Krook, early 1960s.
Born Margareta Knutsdotter Krook
(1925-10-15)15 October 1925
Stockholm, Sweden
Died 7 May 2001(2001-05-07) (aged 75)
Stockholm, Sweden
Nationality Swedish
Occupation Actress
Years active 1949–2001
Spouse(s) Stig Hammar (m. 1956–81)

Margaretha Knutsdotter Krook (15 October 1925 – 7 May 2001) was a Swedish stage and film actress. She won the Eugene O'Neill Award in 1974. In 1976, she won the Guldbagge Award for Best Actress for the film Release the Prisoners to Spring.[1]

Selected filmography[edit]

Margaretha Krook and Holger Löwenadler in 1963.


  1. ^ Qvist, P O. "Margaretha Krook: Beskrivning". Swedish Film Database (in Swedish). Swedish Film Institute. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 

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