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Miina Sillanpää was Finland's first female minister. *Birthday 4 June (1866)*

Miina Sillanpää (originally Vilhelmiina Riktig, 4 June 1866 in Jokioinen – 3 April 1952 in Helsinki) was Finland's first female minister and a key figure in the workers' movement.

4. Kyösti Kallio, the fourth President of Finland (1937–1940). He was a prominent leader of the Agrarian League, and served as Prime Minister four times and Speaker of the Parliament six times

Suomen presidentti nro Kyösti Kallio, the fourth President of Finland He was a prominent leader of the Agrarian League, and served as Prime Minister four times and Speaker of the Parliament six times.

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Marie Curie--Marie Skłodowska Curie, Polish by birth and French by marriage, accomplished so much in her 66 years of life.

Michael Agricola (Mikael Olavinpoika),   Finland's leading Protestant reformer 1510 – 1557. Called "the father of the Finnish written language," he studied under Luther and Melanchthon, then went on to translate the New Testament, Psalms, and other works for the Finnish people.

Michael Agricola (Mikael Olavinpoika), Finland's leading Protestant reformer 1510 – 1557. Called "the father of the Finnish written language," he studied under Luther and Melanchthon, then went on to translate the New Testament, Psalms, and other works for the Finnish people.

Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (January 28, 1865 – September 22, 1952) was a Finnish jurist and academic, who played a central role in the drafting of the Constitution of Finland in 1919. He was the first President of Finland (1919–1925) and a nationalist liberal.

Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (January 1865 – September was a Finnish jurist and academic, who played a central role in the drafting of the Constitution of Finland in He was the first President of Finland and a nationalist liberal.

Sylvi Kekkonen (March 12, 1900 - December 2, 1974) was a Finnish writer and President Urho Kekkonen's wife.

Sylvi Kekkonen (March 1900 - December was a Finnish writer and President Urho Kekkonen's wife.

Maria sjukhus, 1959. Helsingfors stadsmuseum.

Maria sjukhus, 1959. Helsingfors stadsmuseum.

Beloved Jean Sibelius. The Famous Composer of Finlandia Hymn which is the real national anthem to many Finns.

Jean Sibelius composer of Finlandia Hymn which is the real national anthem to many Finns.

Tauno Palo (25 October 1908 in Hämeenlinna – 24 May 1982 in Helsinki), Finnish actor and singer. -  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tauno_Palo

Tauno Palo October 1908 in Hämeenlinna – 24 May 1982 in Helsinki), Finnish…

Tarja Halonen, former President of Finland and the first female to hold the office.

Tarja Halonen, President of Finland and the first female to hold the office.

Johan Ludvig Runeberg (5 February 1804, Jakobstad – 6 May 1877, Porvoo) was a Finnish (Finland-Swedish) poet, and is the national poet of Fi...

Johan Ludvig Runeberg February Jakobstad – 6 May Porvoo) was a Finnish (Finland-Swedish) poet, and is the national poet of Finland. He wrote in the Swedish language.

Albertinkadun ja Bulevardin kulmaan rakennettiin 1800-luvun lopussa ylellinen asuintalo.

Bulevardgatan år 1906 Foto Atelier Apollo slsa Ur boken Helsingfors i ord och…

HKL 553 Avoperävaunu Kansallismuseon kohdalla, Helsingissä, käytössä 1919-1952 An open trailor in front of the National Museum, Helsinki. Used 1919-1952

HKL 553 Avoperävaunu Kansallismuseon kohdalla, Helsingissä, käytössä 1919-1952 An open trailor in front of the National Museum, Helsinki. Used 1919-1952

Finland.Vanhan Korpilahden  naisen kansallispuku. Kuva: Suomen kansallispukuneuvoston kokoelma/ Timo Ripatti. http://www.kansallispuvut.fi/puvut/vkorpilahti_np.htm.  Why, oh why we don`t have the information page like this about Estonian national costumes.

Traditional Finnish folk costume, a woman´s dress representing the region of Vanha Korpilahti

President of Finland Sauli Niinistö  (born 24 August 1948)  * http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sauli_Niinist%C3%B6

President of Finland Sauli Niinistö (born 24 August

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