• Born date: 1842-05-01
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1920-08-18
Thorsten Nordenfelt

Thorsten Nordenfelt (1842-1920), was a Swedish inventor and industrialist.Nordenfelt was born in Örby outside Kinna, Sweden, the son of a colonel. The surname was and is often spelt Nordenfeldt, though Thorsten and his brothers always spelt it Nordenfelt, and the 1881 Census shows it as Nordenfelt.