Benny Andersson

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Benny Andersson  Swedish Musician


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Benny Andersson and Mona Norklit are married.


Benny Andersson was previously married to Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1978 - 1981).

He has been engaged to Christina Gronvall (1963 - 1968).


Benny Andersson is a 69 year old Swedish Musician. Born Göran Bror Benny Andersson on 16th December, 1946 in Stockholm, Sweden, he is famous for ABBA in a career that spans 1964–present. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Benny Andersson is a member of the following lists: 20th-century Swedish singers, Musicians from Stockholm and Male feminists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 36 years, 9 months 24 years, 3 months 13 years, 8 months
Engaged1 6 years, 7 months - -
Total3 36 years, 9 months 18 years, 12 months 6 years, 7 months


First Name Benny
Last Name Andersson
Full Name at Birth Göran Bror Benny Andersson
Age 69 years
Birthday 16th December, 1946
Birthplace Stockholm, Sweden
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality Swedish
Occupation Text Composer, musician, producer, songwriter
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame ABBA
Music Genre (Text) Folk rock, Europop, Swedish folk, Euro disco, Schlager, schlager
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1964–present
Music Style Contemporary Pop/Rock, Classical
Music Mood Reflective, Dramatic, Amiable/Good-Natured, Elaborate, Producer
Instrument Keyboards
Instrument (text) Accordion, piano, keyboards, guitar, synthesiser, vocals, saxophone
Record Label Polar Music
Associated Acts ABBA, Hep Stars, Orsa Spelmän, Björn Ulvaeus, Anni-Frid Lyngstad
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Göran Bror Benny Andersson (born 16 December 1946) is a Swedish musician, composer, member of the Swedish music group ABBA (1972–1982), and co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia!. For the 2008 film version of Mamma Mia!, he worked also as an executive producer. Since 2001, he is active with his own band Benny Anderssons orkester.

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Benny Andersson69 SagittariusMusician
Mona Norklit-
Anni-Frid Lyngstad70 ScorpioSinger
Christina Gronvall-Singer


Hans Gösta Peter GrönvallMale20th August, 196353 years old
Heléne OdedalFemale25th June, 196551 years old
Ludvig Mats VilhelmMale10th January, 198234 years old


Posted commentsView all comments (10)

omarsclubFeb 16, 2011

thank you for the music

RichardSep 14, 2009

THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC BENNY. You could play just about anything.

bongSep 1, 2009

he should have stayed with Frida :-(

Chel_KuraApr 25, 2009

Excelente compositor y cantante; ABBA ; un clasico.

HannaMar 3, 2009

I like your songs,it really in touch.I love all of you guys especially my man who was playing the piano ha.....

fridgnethaFeb 1, 2009

I love him!

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