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Contest #430 Hint

Astrid Lindgren really liked the king of this place.

January 13th, 2016 Posted by | Uncategorized | 3 comments

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  1. Tabar Island, Papua New Guinea

  2. pfewwww….

    island Tabar
    Papua New Guinea

  3. Tabar Island, Papua New Guinea
    2┬░54’35.05″S 152┬░00’01.81″E

    A Swedish sailor who was shipwrecked and landed on the island in 1904, became its king after his marriage to the daughter of a local chief.

    This apparently inspired Astrid Lindgren to make the father of Pippi Longstocking (a pirate) the king of “Kurrekurredutt├Ân”, as the island is called in the book.