Former Finnish president Mauno Koivisto passed away at Meilahti hospital in Helsinki on 12 May 2017 at He was 93 years old. Mauno Koivisto was President of the Republic of Finland for 12 years, from 1982 to He was Finland’s ninth President.
Gunnel Nyman was born in Turku in 1909 and began studying furniture design at the predecessor of the modern University of Art and Design Helsinki in 1928. Her career stretched only 16 years, from her first designs for the Riihimäki glassworks in 1932 to her last for the Nuutajärvi glassworks in 1948.
Jenni Haukio, first lady of Finland attends the welcome ceremony for Sauli Niinistö president of Finland at Palacio Nacional on May 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. President Sauli Niinistö is on a one day official visit.