Linda Ulvaeus is a famous actress and singer from Sweden. The 50-year-old actress is the oldest child of Björn Ulvaeus and Agnetha Fältskog, who were in the famous pop group ABBA.
In this article, learn in detail about Ulvaeus' personal and professional life.
Linda Ulvaeus' Early Life
Linda Elin Ulvaeus was born on February 23, 1973, at Danderyd Hospital in Sweden. She is the older child of Björn Ulvaeus and Agnetha Fältskog, who were part of the famous pop group ABBA. Ulvaeus' younger brother, Peter Christian Ulvaeus, was born on December 4, 1977.
When Ulvaeus was just eight years old, she made her musical debut by releasing an album called "Nu tändas tusen juleljus." She recorded it with her mother in 1980.
What is Linda Ulvaeus' Net Worth?
In 2023, it's estimated that Linda Ulvaeus has net worth between $100,000 and $1 million. She earned this money from her career as a singer, songwriter, and actress.
Ulvaeus even made an album in 1981 with her mom, Agnetha Fältskog, called "Nu Tandas Tusen Juleljus." You might have also seen her in movies like "Under Solen" and TV shows like "Labyrinten" and "Playa del Sol."
Linda even sang as a backup singer for her mom's 2004 song "When You Walk in the Room," which did well in Sweden, reaching #11 on the charts.
Linda Ulvaeus Career Highlights
In 1981, at just eight years old, Linda Ulvaeus began her music career by releasing an album she made with her mom the year before. The album was called "Nu tändas tusen juleljus" which means "Now a thousand Christmas candles are lit."
It had 18 traditional Christmas songs and children's songs in Swedish. Even though they recorded it in November 1980 when Ulvaeus was seven, it didn't come out until the next October.
Linda also inspired a song called "Slipping Through My Fingers," written by her dad and performed by the famous band ABBA, which her parents were a part of. Later on, Ulvaeus became an actress on stage and in movies.
Ulvaeus' first movie was "Under Solen" in 1998, where she played a character named Lena. After that, she was in a TV show called "Labyrinten" in 2000. The next year, she appeared in a movie called "Blå måndag," which went straight to video.
Linda also sang as a backup singer in her mom's song "When You Walk in the Room" in 2004, which did well in Sweden, reaching #11 on the charts. In 2006, she acted in a movie called "Meningen med alltihopa," playing a character named Sofia.
In 2007, Ulvaeuswas in the TV series "Playa del Sol." She made a big screen comeback in 2019, playing Birgitta Ståle in the Swedish film "Quick."
Who is Linda Ulvaeus' Boyfriend?
Linda Ulvaeus, a Swedish singer-songwriter and actress, is well-known as the daughter of ABBA members Björn Ulvaeus and Agnetha Fältskog. Since 2001, Linda has been in a relationship with Jens Ekengren.
Their romantic journey began in 2001 when Ulvaeus and Ekengren started dating. They celebrated the birth of their first child, Tilda Eliza Frida Ulvaeus-Ekengren, in January of that same year.
Their second child, Esther Ulvaeus-Ekengren, was joyfully welcomed in February 2007. The family continued to grow with the birth of their third child, Signe Ulvaeus-Ekengren, in February 2010.
Currently, Linda and Jens are engaged and share their lives with their three children. They reside in Ulvaeus' own house, located on her mother's horse farm on Ekerö, an island near Stockholm.