|First Lady of Finland|
27 January 1982 – 1 March 1994
|Preceded by||Sylvi Kekkonen|
|Succeeded by||Eeva Ahtisaari|
|Born||January 2, 1929|
|Spouse(s)||Mauno Koivisto (m. 1952–2017, his death)|
|Alma mater||Turku School of Economics|
|Occupation||Bachelor of Economics|
Taimi Tellervo Koivisto, née Kankaanranta (born 2 January 1929) is a Finnish politician. She is the former First Lady of Finland from 1982 to 1994. Koivisto is the widow of the 9th President of Finland Mauno Koivisto and a former member of the Finnish parliament, representing the Social Democratic Party of Finland.
On her 1999 autobiography Koivisto talked openly of her depression and school bullying.
Honours[change | change source]
Works[change | change source]
- Elämän siivellä: Päiväkirjan lehtiä, 1970.
- Päiväkirjan uudet sivut, 1999.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Koivisto, Tellervo (1929 - ) National Biography of Finland. (in Finnish)