Kyösti Kallio

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Kyösti Kallio
Kyösti Kallio puhuu.jpg
4th President of Finland
In office
1 March 1937 – 19 December 1940
Prime MinisterAimo Kaarlo Cajander
Risto Ryti
Preceded byPehr Evind Svinhufvud
Succeeded byRisto Ryti
Prime Minister of Finland
In office
7 October 1936 – 15 February 1937
Preceded byToivo Mikael Kivimäki
Succeeded byAimo Cajander
In office
16 August 1929 – 4 July 1930
Preceded byOskari Mantere
Succeeded byPehr Evind Svinhufvud
In office
31 December 1925 – 13 December 1926
Preceded byAntti Tulenheimo
Succeeded byVäinö Tanner
In office
14 November 1922 – 18 January 1924
Preceded byAimo Cajander
Succeeded byAimo Cajander
Personal details
Born(1873-04-10)10 April 1873
Ylivieska, Finland
Died19 December 1940(1940-12-19) (aged 67)
Helsinki, Finland
NationalityFinnish
Political partyAgrarian League
Spouse(s)Kaisa Nivala
ChildrenVieno, Veikko, Kerttu, Kalervo, Kaino and Katri
OccupationFarmer, bank clerk
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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.

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