John Larsson

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Birthday
2, 1938
Birthplace
Sweden
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1938 (age 81)
Birthplace
Sweden

About

17th General of the Salvation Army who co-composed, with his predecessor, a series of popular stage musicals.

Before Fame

He served as the chief of staff, the second-highest position in the organization, for the Salvation Army from 1999.

Trivia

He authored several religious texts, as well as the history of the Salvation Army.

Family Life

He had two sons, both members of the Salvation army, with his wife of over 40 years, Captain Freda Turner.

Associated With

John Gowans co-composed and wrote musicals with him and took his place as General of the Salvation Army.