Elisabeth Rehn
Märta Elisabeth Rehn (née Carlberg) (born 6 April 1935) is a former MP of the Swedish People's Party and the first female minister of defence in Finland. In the 1994 presidential elections she was nar...
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Antti Johannes Rantamaa
Antti Johannes Rantamaa (1904, Merikarvia – 1987) was a Finnish member of the Finnish Parliament, figure of the Winter War, author and one of the heads of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finl...
Waldemar Becker
Evert Gustav Waldemar Becker, also known as Becker-Bei and Ilmarinen, (6 April 1840 Helsingfors (now Helsinki), Grand Duchy of Finland - February 22, 1907 Naples, or Rome?, Italy) was a Finnish soldie...
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Erkki Hautamäki
Erkki Hautamäki (born 1930) is a Finnish 'Councilor of Education' - 'opetusneuvos' in Finnish -, a 'major of the reserve' for the Finnish Defense Forces, a historian and a researcher who has - foremos...
Vilho Rättö
Vilho Rättö (March 10, 1913, Kanneljärvi - January 21, 2002, Anjalankoski) was a Finnish Knight of the Mannerheim Cross, in civilian life a driver and an industrial worker.Private Rättö was the fourt...
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Olavi Alakulppi
Olavi Alakulppi (July 17, 1915, Rovaniemen maalaiskunta – August 19, 1990) was a Finnish cross country skier who competed in the 1930s. During the Russo-Finnish Continuation War, he served in th...
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Axel Kurck
Axel Jönsson Kurck (also known as Akseli Kurki in Finnish, born 1555, died 30 March 1630 in Nakkila) was a Finnish colonel and nobleman. He was a member of the Kurki of Laukko family.Since 1582 Kurck ...
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Kaarlo Heinonen
Kaarlo Richard Heinonen (9 February 1878, Naantali - 26 February 1944) was a Finnish politician. He was a Member of the Parliament of Finland for the Social Democratic Party of Finland from 1919 to 19...
Arne Somersalo
Arne Sakari Somersalo (born 18 March 1891 in Tampere as Arne Sommer - died 17 August 1941 near Kiestinki, Soviet Union) was a Finnish officer and anti-communist activist.Somersalo was educated at the ...
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Paavali (Olmari) of Finland
Paavali (Olmari) (August 28, 1914 - February 12, 1988) was the primate of the Finnish Orthodox Church and Archbishop of Karelia and All Finland from 1960 to 1987.
Georgi Pavel Gusev was born in St...
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Paavali Halonen
Paavali Halonen was a farmer and settler in Finnish Lappland and a fabled warlord during Russo-Swedish War (1590–1595).King Gustav I promoted Finnish settlement beyond the Russian border of the realm,...
Jussi Kekkonen
Uuno Johannes (Jussi) Kekkonen (30 September 1910 – 1 April 1962) was a Finnish major, CEO and the younger brother of President of Finland Urho Kekkonen. Jussi Kekkonen fought successfully in th...
Aarno Almqvist
Arno Axel Almqvist (23 September 1881 – 5 March 1940) was a Finnish colonel and modern pentathlete.
Almqvist started his military career at Hamina Cadet School in Finland and then joined the...
Sulo Kolkka
Sulo Kolkka is most likely a fictional character, (or the real name is not known) who is said to have been a Finnish sniper during World War II, with over 400 confirmed kills. Kolkka is often reporte...
Matti Vanhanen
Matti Taneli Vanhanen ( pronunciation ) (born 4 November 1955) is a Finnish politician who was Prime Minister of Finland from 2003 to 2010. He was also Chairman of the Centre Party, and in t...
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Juha Kilpiä
Major General Juha Kilpiä (born in 1953), a native of Finland, current serves as Head of Mission and Chief of Staff of the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO). He was appointed to th...