Lars Magnus Ericsson
Lars Magnus Ericsson

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Name: Lars Magnus Ericsson
Occupation: Entrepreneur
Gender: Male
Birth Day: May 5, 1846
Death Date: Dec 17, 1926 (age 80)
Age: Aged 80
Country: Sweden
Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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Lars Magnus Ericsson

Lars Magnus Ericsson was born on May 5, 1846 in Sweden (80 years old). Lars Magnus Ericsson is an Entrepreneur, zodiac sign: Taurus. Find out Lars Magnus Ericssonnet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.

Trivia

He never saw telephones as a tool for the mass market. He always believed they would stay in the domain of the rich.

Does Lars Magnus Ericsson Dead or Alive?

As per our current Database, Lars Magnus Ericsson died on Dec 17, 1926 (age 80).

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Before Fame

His father died when he was 11, leaving young Lars alone with his mother and two sisters.

Biography Timeline

1867

Lars Magnus was born in Värmskog, Värmland, and grew up in the small village of Vegerbol located between Karlstad and Arvika. At the age of 12, Ericsson's father died forcing him to seek work as a miner. He worked until he had money enough to leave the village and move to Stockholm in 1867. He then worked for six years for an instrument maker named Öllers & Co. who mainly created telegraph equipment. Because of his skills, he was given two state scholarships to study instrument making abroad between 1872 and 1875. One of the companies he worked at was Siemens & Halske.

1876

Upon his return to Sweden in 1876, he founded a small mechanical workshop together with his friend Carl Johan Andersson who had also worked at Öllers & Co.. This workshop was actually a former kitchen of some 13 m situated at Drottninggatan 15 in the most central part of Stockholm. Here, he started a telephone company by analyzing Bell company and Siemens telephones and creating his own copies in their image. It was not until they started cooperating with Henrik Tore Cedergren in 1883 that the company would start to grow into the Ericsson corporation.

1926

After his death in 1926, he was buried at Hågelby gård in Botkyrka. At his explicit request, there is no headstone marking his grave.

Family Life

Lars had long correspondences with his son with whom he was very close. These letters and memorandums were studied by biographers after his death.

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