Marie Fredriksson is a popular Swedish pop singer, pianist, singer and painter. She is famous for forming the pop duo Roxette. Marie is loved for albums like “Listen to your Heart”, “It Must Have Been Love”, “Fading Like a Flower” etc. She passed away at the age of 61. Scroll down to know more about Marie Fredriksson Bio, Wiki, personal life, Death, Net worth and facts.\
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Marie Fredriksson Biography
Marie Fredriksson was born in Ossjo Village, Sweden. She was the youngest child along with 5 siblings in the family. Marie’s parents were poor and they worked for daily wages at her young age. Marie developed an interest in music at her age 4. She used to play music and sing along with her siblings and neighbors. She continued growing interest in music in her teens. She enrolled her name in Music school in her 17th year and graduated in 1977.
Marie Fredriksson Personal Life
Marie Fredriksson married Edmund Mikael Bolyos in 1994. Mikael is a songwriter and keyboard player. Fredriksson and Mikael have two children. Their daughter’s name is Inez Josefin and her son’s name is Oscar. Inez was born on April 29, 1993, and Oscar was born on November 26, 196.
Marie Fredriksson Career
Fredriksson is famous for her pop albums. She was associated with Strul, Gyllene Tider, Lasse, Artister, Roxette, Sugarcane, etc. Marie Fredriksson started Roxette duo along with vocalist and guitarist Per Gessle. With Roxette, Marie has won four #1 pop singles. Also, she was awarded King’s Medal of the Eighth size. She was chosen for the Swedish Artist of the year in 2000. Marie was active in pop singing from 1978 till her death in 2019.
Marie Fredriksson Death
Marie Fredriksson died on December 9, 2019. The cause of death is a Brain tumor. Coming to her medical history, in 2002, Fredriksson collapsed in the bathroom after jogging with her husband. She was then admitted to the hospital where doctors confirmed a brain Tumor. She had brain surgery and radiation therapy for cancer. However, she was not completely healed and died from a brain tumor at 61.
Physical Appearance of Marie Fredriksson
Height: 1.67 m
Weight: 54 Kg
Marie Fredriksson Net worth
At the time of death, Marie Fredriksson’s net worth is reported to be $60 million.
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