Icelander Famouse Personalities

Magnús Scheving

Magnús Scheving is an Icelandic actor, public speaker, motivator, writer, entrepreneur, producer, and athlete. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, career, and achievements.

Born: 10 November 1964/ Icelander

Leif Erikson

First European to reach North America

Leif Erikson was an Icelandic explorer who became the first European to reach North America. Browse through this biography to know in details about his life and his expeditions

Born: 0970 AD/ Icelander

Jon Pall Sigmarsson

Jon Pall Sigmarsson was an Icelandic powerlifter, strongman, and bodybuilder. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family, personal life, achievements, death.

Born: 28 April 1960/ Icelander

Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson

Strongman

Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is an Icelandic strongman, actor, and former basketball player. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family, personal life, career, and achievements.

Born: 26 November 1988/ Icelander

Gylfi Sigurðsson

Gylfi Sigurðsson is a professional football player from Iceland. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family, personal life, football career, achievements, etc.

Born: 08 September 1989/ Icelander

Erik The Red

First permanent European settler in Greenland

Erik the Red was the founder of the first Norse settlement in Greenland. This biography of Erik the Red provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline

Born: 0950 AD/ Icelander

Einar Jónsson

Icelandic sculptor

Einar Jonsson was Iceland’s first sculptor. This biography of Einar Jonsson provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline

Born: 11 May 1874/ Icelander

Bjork

Icelandic singer-songwriter

Bjork Guomundsdottie is a singer, lyricist and producer from Iceland. Check out this biography to get detailed information on her childhood, life & timeline.

Born: 21 November 1965/ Icelander

Ólafur Arnalds

Ólafur Arnalds is an Icelandic multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer.

Born: 03 November 1986/ Icelander

Hera Hilmar

Born: 27 December 1988/ Icelander

Heida Reed

Born: 22 May 1988/ Icelander

Magnus Magnusson

Born: 12 October 1929/ Icelander

Halldór Laxness

Icelandic writer
Born: 23 April 1902/ Icelander

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