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Vilhelm Moberg

Born: 20-Aug-1898
Birthplace: Moshultamåla, Kalmar län, Sweden
Died: 8-Aug-1973
Location of death: Grisslehamn, Stockholms län, Sweden
Cause of death: Suicide
Remains: Buried, Norra Begravningsplatsen, Stockholm, Sweden

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist, Playwright

Nationality: Sweden
Executive summary: The Emigrants

Father: Carl Gottfrid Moberg (soldier, b. 24-Aug-1865, d. 22-Jul-1950)
Mother: Ida Charlotta Aronsdotter (b. 7-Sep-1864, d. 23-Jul-1960)
Wife: Margareta Tørnqvist (m. 1923, until his death)
Daughter: Eva (b. 14-Feb-1932)

    High School: Kronoberg County High School, Grimslöv (1916-17)
    High School: Praktiska Skola, Katrineholm (1917-18)

    Risk Factors: Depression, Smoking

Author of books:
The Emigrants (1949, novel, Emigrants)
Unto a Good Land (1952, novel, Emigrants)
The Settlers (1956, novel, Emigrants)
The Last Letter Home (1959, novel, Emigrants)

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