kids encyclopedia robot

Kyösti Kallio facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Kyösti Kallio
Kyösti Kallio puhuu.jpg
4th President of Finland
In office
1 March 1937 – 19 December 1940
Prime Minister Aimo Kaarlo Cajander
Risto Ryti
Preceded by Pehr Evind Svinhufvud
Succeeded by Risto Ryti
Prime Minister of Finland
In office
7 October 1936 – 15 February 1937
Preceded by Toivo Mikael Kivimäki
Succeeded by Aimo Cajander
In office
16 August 1929 – 4 July 1930
Preceded by Oskari Mantere
Succeeded by Pehr Evind Svinhufvud
In office
31 December 1925 – 13 December 1926
Preceded by Antti Tulenheimo
Succeeded by Väinö Tanner
In office
14 November 1922 – 18 January 1924
Preceded by Aimo Cajander
Succeeded by Aimo Cajander
Personal details
Born (1873-04-10)10 April 1873
Ylivieska, Finland
Died 19 December 1940(1940-12-19) (aged 67)
Helsinki, Finland
Nationality Finnish
Political party Agrarian League
Spouse(s) Kaisa Nivala
Children Vieno, Veikko, Kerttu, Kalervo, Kaino and Katri
Occupation Farmer, bank clerk
Signature

Kyösti Kallio (10 April 1873 - 19 December 1940) was the fourth President of Finland.

He was president from 1937 to 1940. He is the only Finnish president who did not have any higher education.

Kallio was born in Ylivieska. He died in Helsinki.



Images for kids

kids search engine
Kyösti Kallio Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.