Axel Ludvig Broström
Swedish businessmanDied when: 67 years 123 days (808 months)
Star Sign: Gemini
Axel Ludvig Broström (May 21, 1838 in Kristinehamn – September 21, 1905) was a prosperous Swedish shipping owner.During his youth, Axel joined a shipping company.
Later he became an owner and captain in the inland (lake) shipping business.In 1865, Axel used a loan to purchase a wooden trading ketch, Mathilda.
This would lead to the founding of the Swedish shipping company .His son, Dan Broström, was the Swedish naval minister from 1914 to 1917.
His grandson, , was board chairman of Swedish American Line.