Ingrid Backlin Biography

Swedish actress"Ingrid Michaelsson" redirects here. For the singer-songwriter, see Ingrid Michaelson.

Ingrid Backlin (née Michaelsson) (born 16 May 1920 in Stockholm, died 24 February 2013) was a Swedish actress. Backlin made her film acting debut in 1940 in Snurriga familjen by Ivar Johansson, and would later participate in more than 30 films. She was married to actor Stig Järrel, and is the mother of former Member of Parliament Henrik S. Järrel and Helen Åberg.

Selected filmography

  • Life in the Country (1943)
  • Widower Jarl (1945)
  • Incorrigible (1946)
  • Poker (1951)
  • In Lilac Time (1952)
  • Kalle Karlsson of Jularbo (1952)


  • "Ingrid Backlin" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Ins*ute. Retrieved 2010-01-25.
  • Obituary - Svenska Dagbladet:: Culture, Sunday March 3, 2013; p.:25

External links

  • Ingrid Backlin at IMDb

Ingrid Backlin