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Eldjarn, Kristjan

Born: 1916 AD
Died: 1982 AD

1916 – Born on the 6th of December.

1947 – He served as a director of the The National Museum of Iceland.

1957 – He was awarded a doctorate for his research into pagan burials in Iceland.

1966 – He hosted a series of educational TV programs on the Icelandic National Television.

1968 – He served as a 3rd president of  Iceland.

1972 – He was re-elected as a president of  Iceland.

1976 – He decided not to run for another term as a president.

1982 – He died on the 14th of September in Reykjavik, Iceland.