Lisbeth (Beck-Friis) Palme

Anna Lisbeth Christina (Beck-Friis) Palme (1931 - 2018)

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Anna Lisbeth Christina (Lisbeth) Palme formerly Beck-Friis
Born in Oscars församling, Stockholm, Swedenmap
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Died in Vällingby, Stockholm, Swedenmap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Mar 2015 | Last significant change: 24 Jan 2019
18:05: Eva Ekeblad edited the First Name and Middle Name for Anna Lisbeth Christina (Beck-Friis) Palme (1931-2018). [Thank Eva for this]
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The girl child Anna Lisbeth Christina was born in Oscar parish, Stockholm 14 March 1931 to friherre and engineer Ebbe Beck-Friis and his wife Anna-Lisa, born Bolling.[1]

Lisbeth Palme was a child psychologist by profession. She married Olof Palme June 9, 1956. They had three sons.[2]

Lisbeth Palme was chairwoman of the Swedish UNICEF Committee 1986-1999, and worldwide chairwoman of UNICEF in 1990–91. She was a powerful advocate for children's rights and well-being. Lisbeth Palme was also a member of the Organisation of African Unity committee of investigation into the Rwandan genocide which reported its findings in 2000.[3] She campaigned against the sexual exploitation of children.[4]

Lisbeth Palme died 18 October 2018. She was 87 years old.[5]


  1. Statistiska Centralbyrån (SCB) - samlingspost, Utdrag ur födelse-, vigsel- och dödböcker 1860-1949, SE/RA/420401/01/H 1 AA/2700 (1931), bildid: A0032539_00354 Riksarkivet SVAR (Free of charge)
  2. Lisbeth Palme in Swedish Wikipedia
  3. Swedish UNICEF blog 18 Oct 2018
  4. Lisbeth Palme in English Wikipedia
  5. SVT 18 Oct 2018

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