|5th President of Estonia|
10 October 2016 – 11 October 2021
|Prime Minister||Taavi Rõivas|
|Preceded by||Toomas Hendrik Ilves|
|Succeeded by||Alar Karis|
|Born||30 December 1969|
|Political party||Pro Patria Union (2001–2004)|
|Alma mater||University of Tartu|
Kersti Kaljulaid (born 30 December 1969) is an Estonian politician. She was the fifth President of Estonia, in office from 10 October 2016 until 11 October 2021. She is the first female head of state of Estonia and the youngest ever President, age 46 at the time of her election.
She ran for a second term in 2021, however she did not get enough MP support to become a candidate in the election.
References[change | change source]
- Former European auditor Kersti Kaljulaid elected president of Estonia Estonian World, 2 October 2016. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
- "Speaker calls Riigikogu presidential election session for August 30". Eesti Rahvusringhääling. 14 June 2021.