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educator

Alvar Ellegard, Swedish educator. Fellow Royal Academy Letters, History, and Antiquities.

Background

Ellegard, Alvar was born on November 12, 1919 in Goteborg, Sweden. Son of Karl and Hulda (Torell) Ellegard.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Goteborg, 1953.

Career

Junior lecturer University Manchester, England, 1947-1949. From associate professor to professor University Goteborg, 1953-1984, dean, 1981-1984.

Membership

Fellow Royal Academy Letters, History, and Antiquities.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, star gazing.

Connections

Married Ulla Asklund, February 2, 1946. Children: Kajsa, Anders, Lars.

father:
Karl Ellegard

mother:
Hulda (Torell) Ellegard

spouse:
Ulla Asklund

children:
Kajsa Ellegard

Anders Ellegard

Lars Ellegard