Jan Troell

About Jan Troell

Birth Day: July 23, 1931
Birth Place: Sweden

Jan Troell

Jan Troell was born on July 23, 1931 in Sweden. One of the most respected Swedish directors of the modern era. He was known for award-winning films like Who Saw Him Die? and The Emigrants.
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Occupation Director
Age 89 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born July 23, 1931 (Sweden)
Birthday July 23
Town/City Sweden
Nationality Sweden

🌙 Zodiac

Jan Troell’s zodiac sign is Leo. According to astrologers, people born under the sign of Leo are natural born leaders. They are dramatic, creative, self-confident, dominant and extremely difficult to resist, able to achieve anything they want to in any area of life they commit to. There is a specific strength to a Leo and their "king of the jungle" status. Leo often has many friends for they are generous and loyal. Self-confident and attractive, this is a Sun sign capable of uniting different groups of people and leading them as one towards a shared cause, and their healthy sense of humor makes collaboration with other people even easier.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Jan Troell was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.

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One of the most respected Swedish Directors of the modern era. He was known for award-winning films like Who Saw Him Die? and The Emigrants.

Before Fame

He worked as an elementary school Teacher.


His 1991 film Il Capitano: A Swedish Requiem was controversial because it was based on the true story of the murder of a Swedish family.

Family Life

His daughter was Actress Johanna Troell.

Associated With

He frequently cast Max Von Sydow in his films, one of which was The Emigrants.

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