Famous Finnish Leaders

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 1 Sanna Marin

Sanna Marin.
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Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: November 16, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

 2 Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim

Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim.
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Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: June 4, 1867
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Askainen, Finland
Died: January 27, 1951

Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim was a Finnish statesman and military leader who served as the leader of the White Guard during the Finnish Civil War of 1918. He also played a key role during World War II where he served as the Chief of Defense of Finland's defense forces. Thanks to his achievements, Mannerheim is regarded as Finland's greatest statesman.

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 3 Sauli Niinistö

Sauli Niinistö.
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Famous As: President
Birthdate: August 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Salo

 4 Tony Halme

Tony Halme.
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 6, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: January 8, 2010

 5 Martti Ahtisaari

Martti Ahtisaari.
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Famous As: Former President of Finland
Birthdate: June 23, 1937
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Viipuri, Finland (now Vyborg, Russia)

Martti Ahtisaari is a Finnish politician who served as the tenth president of Finland; he was in office from 1994 to 2000. In 2008, he was honored with the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize for playing an important role in resolving long-lasting and serious conflicts, such as the ones in Namibia and Iraq. In 2008, he was also awarded the Delta Prize for Global Understanding.

 6 Tarja Halonen

Tarja Halonen
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 24, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

 7 Urho Kekkonen

Urho Kekkonen
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Famous As: President
Birthdate: September 3, 1900
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pielavesi, Finland
Died: August 31, 1986
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 8 Alexander Stubb

Alexander Stubb
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Famous As: Politician, Diplomat
Birthdate: April 1, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Helsinki

 9 Maria Ohisalo

Maria Ohisalo
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

 10 Mauno Koivisto

Mauno Koivisto
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 25, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Turku
Died: May 12, 2017

 11 Li Andersson

Li Andersson
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Famous As: Member of Parliament
Birthdate: May 13, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Turku, Southwest Finland, Finland

 12 Katri Kulmuni

Katri Kulmuni
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 4, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tornio, Finland

 13 Kyösti Kallio

Kyösti Kallio
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Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: April 10, 1873
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ylivieska
Died: December 19, 1940

 14 Risto Ryti

Risto Ryti
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Famous As: Politician, President
Birthdate: February 3, 1889
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Huittinen
Died: October 25, 1956

 15 Jyrki Katainen

Jyrki Katainen
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Siilinjärvi

 16 Juho Kusti Paasikivi

Juho Kusti Paasikivi
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Famous As: President
Birthdate: November 27, 1870
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hämeenkoski
Died: December 14, 1956

 17 Laura Huhtasaari

Laura Huhtasaari
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mänttä, Pirkanmaa, Finland

 18 Timo Soini

Timo Soini
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rauma

 19 Jorma Ollila

Jorma Ollila
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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Business executive, Economist, Businessperson
Birthdate: August 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seinäjoki

 20 Pehr Evind Svinhufvud

Pehr Evind Svinhufvud
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Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: December 15, 1861
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sääksmäki
Died: February 29, 1944

 21 Matti Vanhanen

Matti Vanhanen
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Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: November 4, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jyväskylä

 22 Otto Wille Kuusinen

Otto Wille Kuusinen
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 4, 1881
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Laukaa, Finland
Died: May 17, 1964

 23 Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg

Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg
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Famous As: President
Birthdate: January 20, 1865
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Suomussalmi
Died: September 22, 1952

 24 Mari Kiviniemi

Mari Kiviniemi
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Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Finland
Birthdate: September 27, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seinäjoki

 25 Olli Rehn

Olli Rehn
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mikkeli

 26 Paavo Lipponen

Paavo Lipponen
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 23, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pello

 27 Anna-Maja Henriksson

Anna-Maja Henriksson
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Famous As: Member of Parliament of Finland
Birthdate: January 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jakobstad, Ostrobothnia, Finland

 28 Johan Vilhelm Snellman

Johan Vilhelm Snellman
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 12, 1806
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: July 4, 1881

 29 Ritva Elomaa

Ritva Elomaa
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Famous As: Member of Parliament
Birthdate: June 16, 1955
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lokalahti, Southwest Finland, Finland

 30 Lauri Kristian Relander

Lauri Kristian Relander
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Famous As: Member of Parliament
Birthdate: May 31, 1883
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lakhdenpokhsky District
Died: February 9, 1942

 31 Annika Saarikko

Annika Saarikko
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oripää, Southwest Finland, Finland

 32 Kalevi Sorsa

Kalevi Sorsa
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 21, 1930
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Keuruu, Finland
Died: January 16, 2004

 33 Väinö Tanner

Väinö Tanner
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 12, 1881
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: April 19, 1966

 34 Vihtori Kosola

Vihtori Kosola
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Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: July 10, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Finland
Died: December 14, 1936

 35 Georg Magnus Sprengtporten

Georg Magnus Sprengtporten
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 16, 1740
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Gammelbacka, Finland
Died: October 13, 1819

 36 Harri Holkeri

Harri Holkeri
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Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: January 6, 1937
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oripää, Finland
Died: August 7, 2011

 37 Hjallis Harkimo

Hjallis Harkimo
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Famous As: Businessperson, Sailor
Birthdate: November 2, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Helsinki, Uusimaa Province, Finland

 38 Rafael Paasio

Rafael Paasio
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 6, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Uskela, Finland
Died: March 17, 1980

 39 Axel Olof Freudenthal

Axel Olof Freudenthal
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 12, 1836
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sjundea, Finland
Died: June 2, 1911

 40 Yrjö Sakari Yrjö-Koskinen

Yrjö Sakari Yrjö-Koskinen
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: December 10, 1830
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vaasa, Finland
Died: November 13, 1903

 41 Jacob Magnus Sprengtporten

Jacob Magnus Sprengtporten
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 10, 1727
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Porvoo, Finland
Died: April 2, 1786