Simo Häyhä was a Finnish sniper in World War II with some terrifying stats. He was credited with 505 confirmed kills of Soviet soldiers in only 100 days

Finnish sniper, Simo "White Death" Häyhä, credited with killing 505 Communists during The Winter War

Suomen presidentit

Presidents of Finland - Suomen presidentit

Since we're on the topic of war heroes...the Finn...aka WHITE DEATH

Funny pictures about The most badass sniper in history. Oh, and cool pics about The most badass sniper in history. Also, The most badass sniper in history.

Finnish astrophotographer J-P Metsävainio observed IC 1396, making a gorgeous image of it. But he wasn’t satisfied just doing that. He’d been playing with making 3D images for some time, and decided this might be a good opportunity to make a model of the structure of the nebula, and then create an animated GIF of it. <<< Go Finns!!

thespacegoat: “ IC The Elephant’s Trunk Nebula “ An ionized gas region located in the constellation Cepheus about light years away from Earth; it is commonly called the Elephant’s Trunk.

Tapio Wirkkala (1915-1985) was a Finnish designer and sculptor, a major figure of post-war design. The range of his work was immense, from plastic ketchup bottles and metalware to glass, ceramics and plywood in a range of styles to graphic art including the design of Finland's banknotes in 1955 to stoneware, jewelry, and furniture for mass production to individual sculptures in several media. Wirkkala earned honors in numerous international exhibitions.

Tapio Wirkkala was a multitalented design genius, widely considered a leading figure of modern Finnish industrial art.

Finnish Painters Akseli Gallen-Kallela and Albert Edelfelt Painting in the Snow in 1893. Burrr!!

historicaltimes: “ Finnish Painters Akseli Gallen-Kallela and Albert Edelfelt Painting in the Snow - 1893 .

Juho Kusti Paasikivi ([ˈjuɦo ˈkusti ˈpɑːsiˌkiʋi]; November 27, 1870 – December 14, 1956) was the seventh President of Finland (1946–1956). Representing the Finnish Party and the National Coalition Party, he also served as Prime Minister of Finland (1918 and 1944–1946),[1] and was generally an influential figure in Finnish economics and politics for over fifty years. He is particularly remembered as a main architect of Finland's foreign policy after the Second World War.

Suomen presidentti nro Juho Kusti Paasikivi b. Hämeenkoski Helsinki, Elected as president by the Parliament in 1946 and re-elected by electoral college in seventh president of Finland The National Coalition Party (KOK).

Simo Hayha – Finnish sniper in color, pin by Paolo Marzioli

A few nice dog breeder images I found: Simo Hayha - Finnish sniper in color Image by World War 2 Recolored Häyhä was born in the municipality of Rautjärvi

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Aarne Edward Juutilainen October 1904 – 28 October nicknamed "The…

Mauri Tapio Kunnas (born February 11, 1950) is a Finnish cartoonist and children's author.

Mauri Tapio Kunnas (born February is a Finnish cartoonist and children's author.