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Olafur Ragnar Grimsson

Born: 1943 AD
Currently alive, at 72 years of age.

Nationality: Icelandic
Categories: Politician


1943 - Born on the 14th of May in Isafjorour, Iceland.

1962 - He studied economics and political science at the University of Manchester.

       - He was a professor at the University of Iceland for political science, served as Member of Althing.

1974 - He married Guorun Katrin Porbergsdottir.

1988 - He was the Minister of Finance and served as chairman of the left People's Alliance.

2004 - He became the first president to use the authorization given in the 26th article of the Icelandic Constitution.


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