Gustafson


Gustafson

A derivative of the name Gustav, Gustafson, Gustafsson, Gustavson, and/or Gustavsson, is a group of fairly common surnames of Swedish origin, and may refer to any of the following people:

Gustafson

*Andy Gustafson, American collegiate football coach
*Bob Gustafson, American cartoonist
*Cliff Gustafson, collegiate baseball coach
*Derek Gustafson, American Pro Hockey Goalie (NHL, Currently playing in ECHL)
*Fredrik Gustafson, Swedish soccer player (footballer)
*Gabriel Gustafson, Swedish archaeologist
*John Gustafson, English rock bassist
*John L. Gustafson, American Computer Scientist
*Kathryn Gustafson, American architect
*Leonard Gustafson, Canadian Senator
*Nancy Gustafson, American opera singer
*Paul Gustafson, British author
*Ralph Barker Gustafson, Canadian poet
*Sophie Gustafson, Swedish professional golfer
*Steven Gustafson, of 10,000 Maniacs
*Thane Gustafson, American author and political scientist
*Tomas Gustafson, AKA Sven Thomas Gustafson, Swedish speed-skater
*Wylie Gustafson, country music artist
*Greta Garbo, née Gustafson/Gustafsson, legendary American actress

Gustafsson

*Anton Gustafsson, Swedish professional ice hockey player
*Anton Gustafsson, AKA Anton Maiden, late novelty musician
*Billy Gustafsson, Swedish politician and member of Riksdag
*Bo Gustafsson, Swedish Olympian
*Bengt Gustafsson, Swedish astronomer
*Bengt-Åke Gustafsson, Swedish hockey player and coach
*Count Oxenstierna Axel Gustafsson, historical Swedish statesman
*Dennis Gustafsson, professional bandy player
*Eddie Gustafsson, Swedish soccer player (footballer)
*Erik Gustafsson, bass guitarist, formerly of Therion
*Lars Gustafsson, Swedish poet
*Magnus Gustafsson, former Swedish professional tennis player
*Mats Gustafsson, Swedish saxophonist
*Nils Gustafsson, acquitted Finnish murder suspect
*Olof Gustafsson, AKA Blaizer / The Silents, composer
*Per Gustafsson, professional Swedish hockey player
*Peter Gustafsson, Swedish golfer
*Robert Gustafsson, Swedish comedian
*Roger Gustafsson, former Swedish soccer player (footballer)
*Rune Gustafsson, former Swedish track-and-field athlete
*Toini Gustafsson, former Swedish skier
*Veikka Gustafsson, Finnish mountaineer
*Åke Gustafsson, Swedish scientist and poet

*Tomas Antonelius, née Gustafsson, former Swedish soccer player (footballer)
*Greta Garbo, née Gustafsson/Gustafson, legendary American actress

Gustavson and Gustavsson

*Corrine Gustavson, Canadian murder victim
*Paul Gustavson, Finnish-American comic book writer

*Arvid Gustavsson, Lord of Vik, medieval Swedish justiciar
*Gustav Gustavsson, 17th century count
*Martin Gustavsson, Swedish swimmer

*Terje Moe Gustavsen, Norwegian politician

ee also

*Gustav IV Adolf, king of Sweden who after his deposition travelled incognito under the name "Colonel Gustafsson".
*Gustafson's law, a law of computer engineering
*Gustafsen Lake Standoff, an indigenous land dispute from 1995 in Canada
* A type of disease known as X-linked mental retardation type Gustavson

*Gustav


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gustafson — ist ein patronymisch gebildeter schwedischer Familienname mit der Bedeutung „Sohn des Gustaf“. Bekannte Namensträger Björn Gustafson (* 1934), schwedischer Schauspieler Elisabet Gustafson (* 1964), schwedische Curlerin Gabriel Gustafson… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gustafson's law — (also known as Gustafson Barsis law) is a law in computer engineering which states that any sufficiently large problem can be efficiently parallelized. Gustafson s Law is closely related to Amdahl s law, which gives a limit to the degree to which …   Wikipedia

  • Gustafson's Farm — is a brand name of milk and dairy products sold in the U.S. state of Florida. The main Gustafson Dairy Farm is located in Green Cove Springs, Florida, and is one of the largest privately owned dairy farms in the Southeast United States. Started… …   Wikipedia

  • Gustafson v. Payless — Infobox Court Case name = Gustafson v. Payless Drug Stores court = Oregon Supreme Court date filed = December 3 1973 date decided = August 8 1974 full name = Albertina Gustafson v. Payless Drug Stores NW, Inc. citations = 269 Or. 354, 525 P.2d… …   Wikipedia

  • Gustafson, Ralph Barker — ▪ 1996       Canadian poet (b. Aug. 16, 1909, Lime Ridge, Que. d. May 29, 1995, North Hatley, Que.), was renowned for his exquisitely crafted verse, which in its simplicity defines a Canadian sense of place while celebrating the country s… …   Universalium

  • Gustafson, Ralph (Barker) — born Aug. 16, 1909, Lime Ridge, near Sherbrooke, Que., Can. died May 29, 1995, North Hatley Canadian poet. Gustafson attended the University of Oxford; he settled in New York after World War II but later returned to Canada. His work shows a… …   Universalium

  • Gustafson, Ralph (Barker) — (16 ago. 1909, Lime Ridge, cerca de Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canadá–29 may. 1995, North Hatley). Poeta canadiense. Asistió a la Universidad de Oxford; después de la segunda guerra mundial se instaló en Nueva York, pero más tarde regresó a Canadá. Sus… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sophie Gustafson — (born December 27 1973) is a Swedish professional golfer. She is a member of U.S. based LPGA Tour and a life member of the Ladies European Tour. cite web title = Gustafson named Life Member of the Ladies European Tour publisher = LPGA url =… …   Wikipedia

  • Kathryn Gustafson — (born 1951) is an American landscape architect and artist. Her work includes a park in Terrasson, France; a city square in Evry France; and the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain in Hyde Park, London. She has won many awards and prizes… …   Wikipedia

  • Dwight Gustafson — Dwight Gustafson, October 1993 Born April 20, 1930(1930 04 20) Seattle, Washington Nationality American Education …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.