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Greek language and literature educator

Stig Yngve Rudberg was Greek language and literature educator. Named Knight of the Order of the North Star, 1970. Member New Society Letters Lund, Royal Society Letters Lund (vice president 1976-1978), Society Nathan Söderblom (correspondent), Swedish Classical Association (vice president 1970-1977), Classical Society Lund (honorary, president 1967-1977), Västgöta Gille (honorary president 1985-1994).

Background

Rudberg, Stig Yngve was born on October 28, 1920 in Vänersborg, Sweden. Son of Yngve and Margit Kristina (Hemberg) Rudberg.

Education

Fil. magazine, University Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden, 1945. Fil. licensed, University Uppsala, 1947. Fil. doctor, University Uppsala, 1954.

Career

Assistant professor University Uppsala, 1954-1957. Assistant professor University Stockholm, 1957-1966. Professor Greek lang and literature University Lund, Lund, Sweden, 1966-1986.

Membership

Member New Society Letters Lund, Royal Society Letters Lund (vice president 1976-1978), Society Nathan Söderblom (correspondent), Swedish Classical Association (vice president 1970-1977), Classical Society Lund (honorary, president 1967-1977), Västgöta Gille (honorary president 1985-1994).

Connections

Married Inger Norborg, August 17, 1949. Children: Maria, Signe, Cecilia, Brita, Johannes.

father:
Yngve Rudberg

mother:
Margit Kristina (Hemberg) Rudberg

spouse:
Inger Norborg

children:
Maria Rudberg

Signe Rudberg

Cecilia Rudberg

Brita Rudberg

Johannes Rudberg