Swedish entertainerDied when: 85 years 4 days (1020 months)
Star Sign: Gemini
Baron Povel Karl Henric Ramel (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈpǒːvɛl ˈrǎmːɛl] (); 1 June 1922 – 5 June 2007) was a Swedish entertainer.
Ramel was a singer, pianist, vaudeville artist, author and a novelty song composer.His style was characterized by imaginative wit, both verbal and musical.
He took inspiration from US and UK 'crazy' style humor and created his own personal Swedish version, unusual combinations of lyrics and music, word play, pastiche and general unexpectedness.
He wrote approximately 1700 songs, skits and monologues, and he is regarded as a legend and an institution in Swedish entertainment.