Karl Staaff

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Karl Staaff
Karl Staaff.jpg
11th Prime Minister of Sweden
In office
7 November 1905 – 29 May 1906
(203 days)
MonarchOscar II
Preceded byChristian Lundeberg
Succeeded byArvid Lindman
In office
7 October 1911 – 17 February 1914
(2 years, 133 days)
MonarchGustaf V
Preceded byArvid Lindman
Succeeded byHjalmar Hammarskjöld
Personal details
Born(1860-01-21)21 January 1860
Klara, Sweden
Died4 October 1915(1915-10-04) (aged 55)
Engelbreckt, Sweden
Political partyLiberal Coalition Party

Karl Albert Staaff, born 21 January 1860, dead 4 October 1915, was a Swedish liberal politician and lawyer. He was the chairman of the Liberal Coalition Party between 1907-1915. He served twice as the Prime Minister of Sweden, first between 1905-1906 and then again between 1911-1914.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sweden" (in Swedish). World Statesmen. Retrieved 22 December 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
Preceded by
Christian Lundeberg
Prime Minister of Sweden
1905–1906
Succeeded by
Arvid Lindman
Preceded by
Arvid Lindman
Prime Minister of Sweden
1911–1914
Succeeded by
Hjalmar Hammarskjöld