Aftonbladet

Aftonbladet (Swedish: [ˈâftɔnˌblɑːdɛt], lit. "The evening paper") is a Swedish daily newspaper published in Stockholm, Sweden. It is one of the largest daily newspapers in the Nordic countries.[citation needed]

Aftonbladet
TypeDaily newspaper
FormatTabloid
Owner(s)LO (9%)
Schibsted (91%)
Founder(s)Lars Johan Hierta
PublisherLena K Samuelsson
Editor-in-chiefLena K Samuelsson
Founded6 December 1830; 190 years ago (1830-12-06)
Political alignmentIndependent social-democrat
LanguageSwedish
HeadquartersVästra Järnvägsgatan 21,
Stockholm
Circulation154,900 (print, 2014)
250.000 (digital, 2018)
ISSN1103-9000
Websitewww.aftonbladet.se
The first page of the first issue of Aftonbladet
In a hand-written bill from the Stockholm riots during the Revolutions of 1848, support for the then-banned Aftonbladet is coupled with a call for overturning the monarchy and instituting a republic.
Aftonbladet's booth during Almedalen week 2014, Visby, Gotland, Sweden
Aftonbladet's headquarters in Stockholm