Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90

July 24, 2016 8:17 AM

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STOCKHOLM – Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-socialist government after World War II, has died at the age of 90.

Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at his farm in eastern Sweden, Center Party leader Annie Loof said.

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