Ove Conry Andersson


Age: 64

Swedish convicted school shooter who was the perpetrator in one of the earliest school shootings on record in Sweden as a 17-year-old on March 4, 1961 when he entered a school gymnasium at Kungalv High School during an evening dance and opened fire, killing one classmate 18-year-old Per Hakan Altvall and wounding seven others before he escaped police pursuit and turned himself in the next day confessing to the crime, but who was considered mentally unbalanced because of the effects of alcohol at the time of the shooting and was sentenced to closed psychiatric treatment. 

Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

Born: September 23, 1943

Died: August 12, 2008

Kungalv, Sweden