Quorthon44,295Photo Credit: lonepine

Musician, Songwriter

Tomas "Ace" Börje Forsberg, known by the stage name Quorthon (17 February 1966 – c. 7 June 2004), was a Swedish musician. He was the founder and songwriter of the band Bathory, which pioneered the black metal genre and is credited with creating the Viking metal style. A...Wikipedia

Age: 38 (age at death)
Born: 17th February, 1966, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 3rd June, 2004, Place of Death
Height: Height Unknown
Nationality: Swedish
Claim to Fame: Bathory

view full details
Post a thought

Thomas Forsberg is Quorthon's birth name and he later changed it to Ace Forsberg, due to his love for KISS and Ace Frehley.


When Quorthon formed the band in 1983, his nickname was originally Black Spade. He soon changed it to Ace Shoot, then finally to Quorthon, a name he found on a list of demons.


Spun (2002)

the ultimate speed freak's tale.

An out-of-control speed freak (Schwartzman) is introduced his drug of choice's creator (Rourke) by his dealer (Leguizamo). A massive three-day adventure ensues (with Fugit, Murphy, and Suvari in tow).


Please register if you would like to be a fan of Quorthon

Top Contributors

Quorthon Popularity