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Some Famous People with the surname of Andersen

Hans Christian AndersenWiki Hans Christian Andersen ()) (April 2, 1805 ? August 4, 1875) was a Danish author and poet noted for his children's stories.
Elmer L. AndersenWiki Elmer Lee Andersen (June 17, 1909 November 15, 2004) was an American businessman, philanthropist, and the 30th governor of Minnesota, serving a single term from January 2, 1961 to March 25, 1963 as a Republican.
Lale AndersenWiki Lale Andersen (23 March 1905 ? 29 August 1972) was a German chanson singer-songwriter born in Bremerhaven, Germany.
Anja AndersenWiki Anja Andersen (born February 15 1969 in Odense, Denmark) is a female handball player known for both her skills as an offensive player, her strong temper and courage to make dramatic scenes and daring tricks during a match.
Morten AndersenWiki Morten Andersen (born August 19, 1960 in Copenhagen, Denmark) is a former American football kicker.
Felicity AndersenWiki Felicity Andersen (born 21 October 1972) is an Australian actress.
Kurt AndersenWiki Kurt Andersen (born August 22, 1954) is an American novelist who is also host of the Peabody-winning public radio program "Studio 360", a co-production between Public Radio International and WNYC.
Bridgette AndersenWiki Bridgette Andersen (July 11, 1975 ? May 18, 1997) was an American child actress best known for her part in the title role of the 1982 comedy "Savannah Smiles".
Chris AndersenWiki Chris Andersen (born July 7, 1978 in Long Beach, California), nicknamed Birdman is an American professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association who plays for the Denver Nuggets.
Hendrik Christian AndersenWiki Hendrik Christian Andersen (Bergen, April 7 1872 -- Rome, December 19 1940) was a Norwegian-American sculptor, painter and urban planner.
Arild AndersenWiki Arild Andersen (born 27 October 1945) is a Norwegian bass player.
Larry AndersenWiki Larry Eugene Andersen (born May 6, 1953 in Portland, Oregon) is a former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball and current color commentator for the Philadelphia Phillies.
Trond AndersenWiki Trond Andersen (born 6 January 1975 in Kristiansund, Norway) is a former Norwegian footballer, who played as a central defender or holding midfielder.
Eric AndersenWiki Eric Andersen (born February 14, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter.
May AndersenWiki May Andersen (born Lykke May Andersen on June 19 1982 in Copenhagen, Denmark) is a Danish model.
Mads AndersenWiki Mads Andersen (born 1970) is a poker and backgammon player from Copenhagen, Denmark.
Judi AndersenWiki Judi Anderson (born 1958) is a beauty queen from Hawaii who has held the title Miss USA.
Wally AndersenWiki Wally Andersen is a former Liberal Member of the House of Assembly in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Tor Atle AndersenWiki Tor Atle Andersen is the drummer for the Norwegian Progressive/Power metal band Communic.
Dana AndersenWiki Dana Andersen is an Edmonton-based actor, improvisor, filmmaker, writer and director.
Melissa AndersenWiki Melissa Andersen (born 11 February 1984) is an actress best known for her recurring role as Tarni Baxter in popular drama series Blue Heelers.
Terje AndersenWiki Terje Andersen (born 4 March 1952) is a former speed skater and president of the Norwegian Skating Association.
Gil AndersenWiki Gil Andersen (sometimes misspelled Anderson) (27 November, 1879 ? 26 July 1935) was an Norwegian-American racecar driver active during the formative years of auto racing.
Lisa AndersenWiki Lisa Andersen (born March 8, 1959 in Ormond Beach, Florida) is a four-time world surfing champion from the United States.
Erik AndersenWiki Erik Andersen (10 April 1904, Gentofte ? 27 February 1938, Copenhagen) was a Danish chess master.
Mikkel AndersenWiki Mikkel Andersen (born 17 December 1988 in Herlev, Copenhagen, Denmark) is a Danish football goalkeeper.
Jan Frode AndersenWiki Jan Frode Andersen (born 29 August 1972) is a Norwegian tennis player.
Neil L. AndersenWiki Neil Linden Andersen (born 9 August 1951) is the junior member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
Johan AndersenWiki Johan Andersen (5 May 1902 ? 11 May 1968) was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
Arthur E. AndersenWiki Arthur E.
Liv AndersenWiki Liv Andersen (born 9 August 1919 in Oslo, died 21 March 1997) was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
Rolf Erling AndersenWiki Rolf Erling Andersen (born 3 July 1947) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
Johannes S. AndersenWiki Johannes Sigfred Andersen (1898 ? 1968) was a Norwegian resistance fighter during World War II, being a member of Company Linge for some time.
Arild AndersenWiki Arild Andersen (born 9 January 1972) is a Norwegian football defender.
Bjarne AndersenWiki Bjarne Andersen (15 January 1909 ? 13 August 1982) was a Norwegian actor, stage producer and theatre director.
P. Chr. AndersenWiki Peder Christian Andersen, often shortened to P.
Sverre AndersenWiki Sverre Andersen (born 9 October 1936) was a Norwegian footballer.

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