<3 Year 1907 Finnish ladies were the first ones in Europe to have a permission to vote and the first Congresswomen were elected in the whole world then.

Women were reviled, kicked, beaten, ostracized and battled so women could vote. Don't disrespect their sacrifice by not exercising your vote -- every time you have the chance. -- "An American suffragette proclaiming 'Women! Use your vote,' circa "

Finnish mark before euro

Finnish mark bills before Finland converted to the Euro

Suomen rajamuutokset 1 - 9. Finland's border changes.

Suomen rajamuutokset 1 - 9. Finland's border changes.

Finnish women became the first in the world to have unrestricted rights both to vote and to stand for parliament. These 19 women were the first female MPs in the world. Women have continued to play a central role in the nation's politics ever since. Miina Sillanpää, a key figure in the worker's movement, became the first female minister in 1926.

13 of the 19 women elected to Eduskunta, Finnish Parliament in 1907 According to Irma Sulkunen, who has studied the history of women’s movements in Finland, the first formally organized civil associations started to emerge in Finland in the

Suomen presidentit / Finnish presidents

Martti Ahtisaari Former President of the Republic of Finland and Nobel Peace Prize winner, Martti Ahtisaari is noted for his international peace work and is a mediator and diplomat of the United Nations

The Maiden of Finland - Suomi-neito - is the national personification of Finland. She has been usually pictured as a young beautiful woman with blonde hair and blue eyes - wearing some form of Finnish national dress or a blue and white dress - or sometimes a dress with red and yellow heraldic colors which are present in the coat of arms of Finland.

The Finnic - i. Baltic Finnic - languages (In Finnish: Itämerensuomalaiset kielet - In Estonian: Läänemeresoome keeled) are a branch of the Uralic language family spoken by about

Suomen presidentti nro 11. Tarja Halonen s. 24.12. 1943 Helsinki, the eleventh president of Finland, Elected as president in 2000, and re-elected in 2006. Finland's first female president. President 2000-2012, Social Democratic Party (SDP).

Suomen presidentti nro Tarja Halonen s. 1943 Helsinki, the eleventh president of Finland, Elected as president in and re-elected in Finland's first female president.

Crown of Finland with the Finnish Lion - would really like to know the story behind it as we never has our own royalty (only Swedish monarchs and Russian grand dukes)

A Look At The Incredible Crown Jewels Of Major Countries Around The World

1918 a unique crown was designed in Finland for the proposed"King of Finland and Karelia, Duke of Åland, Grand Prince of Lapland, Lord of Kaleva and the North"

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