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Kyösti Kallio

1873 - 1940

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Kyösti Kallio (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈkyø̯sti ˈkɑlːio]; 10 April 1873 – 19 December 1940) was a Finnish politician who served as the fourth president of Finland from 1937 to 1940. His presidency included leading the country through the Winter War; while he relinquished the post of commander-in-chief to Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, he played a role as a spiritual leader. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kyösti Kallio has received more than 342,002 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia. Kyösti Kallio is the 3,448th most popular politician (down from 3,426th in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Finland and the 11th most popular Finnish Politician.

Kyösti Kallio was a Finnish politician who served as the Prime Minister of Finland from 1931 to 1937. He was also the leader of the Agrarian League, which was the largest political party in Finland at the time.

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Among politicians, Kyösti Kallio ranks 3,448 out of 15,577Before him are P. W. Botha, Alexander Danilovich Menshikov, Tutush I, Emperor Tenji, Bruno Kreisky, and Jill Biden. After him are Aleksandar Vučić, Yury of Moscow, Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Ne Win, Louis I of Etruria, and Kåre Willoch.

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Among people born in 1873, Kyösti Kallio ranks 28Before him are Francisco I. Madero, Feodor Chaliapin, Pavlo Skoropadskyi, Ejnar Hertzsprung, Max Reinhardt, and Christian Rakovsky. After him are Hans von Euler-Chelpin, Alice Guy-Blaché, Ivanoe Bonomi, Alexander Bogdanov, Ma Barker, and Constantin Carathéodory. Among people deceased in 1940, Kyösti Kallio ranks 30Before him are John Buchan, Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, Vsevolod Meyerhold, Arthur Harden, Lluís Companys, and Eugène Dubois. After him are Katharina Schratt, Frederick Cook, Prince Jean, Duke of Guise, Vito Volterra, Édouard Vuillard, and Walter Chrysler.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Kyösti Kallio ranks 33 out of 642Before him are Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865), Vissarion Belinsky (1811), Mika Häkkinen (1968), Linus Torvalds (1969), Mauno Koivisto (1923), and Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804). After him are Kimi Räikkönen (1979), Matti Nykänen (1963), Hannes Kolehmainen (1889), Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (1865), Hjalmar Siilasvuo (1892), and Aino Aalto (1894).

Among POLITICIANS In Finland

Among politicians born in Finland, Kyösti Kallio ranks 11Before him are Juho Kusti Paasikivi (1870), Risto Ryti (1889), Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia (1917), Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (1861), Otto Wille Kuusinen (1881), and Mauno Koivisto (1923). After him are Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (1865), Hjalmar Siilasvuo (1892), Antti Aarne (1867), Gustaf Mauritz Armfelt (1757), Paavo Lipponen (1941), and Arvid Horn (1664).