Väinämöinen- Finnish myth: the first man and god of chants, songs and poetry. His mother was Ilmatar and his father the sea. He was there at the beginning of creation. He was in his mothers womb for 730 years.
“Väinämöinen laulaa Joukahaisen suohon temperamaalus” (Väinämöinen sings Joukahainen into a fen tempera painting with a motif from Kalevala), 1912-1913, by Joseph Alanen. Väinämöinen is a character in the Finnish epic Kalevala.. he was described as a Finnish god, then as an old and wise man, and possessed a magical voice.