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Ingela THALÉN, Swedish Minister of Health and Social Affairs.


THALÉN, Ingela was born on October 1, 1943 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Daughter of Erland Ericsson and Sara Ericsson (née Ström).


Member Young Social Democrats, 1965-1968. Member Stockholm Labour District, 1968, 1978-1979. Member SAP, Party Board, 1969.

Member Stockholm County Council, 1970-1972 and Gothenburg Labour district, 1975-1978. Political secretary, Järfälla municipality, 1979-1981. Member municipal council working committee, 1981-1987.

Municipal councilor, Järfälla, 1982-1987. Chairman, municipal council, 1983-1987. Cabinet Minister and Minister for Labour, 1987-1990.

Member of Parliament, since 1988. Cabinet Minister and Minister of Health and Social Affairs, since 1990. Professional career: Girl Guides, 1961.

Tomburg Lundberg Limited, 1962-1965. Are Limited, 1972-1974. Renés Paint and Perfume, 1979.


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Erland Ericsson

Sara Ericsson (née Ström)