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  Pehr Evind Svinhufvud - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pehr Evind Svinhufvud af Qvalstad (December 15, 1861 – February 29, 1944) was the President of Finland from 1931 to 1937.
Svinhufvud was born in Sääksmäki, the son of Pehr Gustaf Svinhufvud, a sea captain, and Olga von Becker.
Svinhufvud was elected President in 1931, and appointed Mannerheim as Chairman of the Defence Council, not least of all as an answer to the Lapua movement's fear of having fought the Civil War in vain.
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 Pehr Evind Svinhufvud
Svinhufvud was the head of a Swedophone family tracing its nobility back to 15th century Dalecarlia.
Svinhufvud was elected president in 1931, and appointed Carl Gustaf Mannerheim as head of the government's Council of Defence, not the least as an answer to the Lapua movement's fear of having fought the Civil War in vain.
Svinhufvud died in 1944, while Finland was seeking peace with the Soviet Union.
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SVINHUFVUD, PEHR EVIND [Svinhufvud, Pehr Evind], 1861-1944, president of Finland (1931-37).
A judge under the Russian czarist regime in Finland, he played a major part in the movement for Finnish independence and was banished (1914-17) to Siberia.
Svinhufvud went into retirement, emerging briefly in 1940 to aid in negotiating the Finnish-German treaty.
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 Pehr Evind Svinhufvud: biography and encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Pehr Evind Svinhufvud af Qvalstad (December 15, EHandler: no quick summary.
Svinhufvud lead the Senate that declared independence[For more info, click on this link] in 1917.
Svinhufvud's Senate also authorized general Mannerheim[Click link for more facts about this topic] to form a new Finnish army on the basis on White Guard[For more info, click on this link], EHandler: no quick summary.
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 Presidency in Finland
Svinhufvud had had an honourable career in politics before he was elected President in 1931.
Svinhufvud returned to politics in 1930, when he was appointed Prime Minister.
Svinhufvud was strictly against communism and left-wing politics, and therefore he was not popular among the entire population.
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 Public Art
Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (1861-1944) was the third President of the Republic from 1931 to 1937.
The statue was unveiled on Svinhufvud's centennial on 15 December 1961.
Svinhufvud's likeness is typical of the representational tradition which predominated in Finnish monumental sculpture in the early 20th century.
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150pxPehr Evind Svinhufvud af Qvalstad (December 15, 1861 – February 29, 1944) was the President of Finland from 1931 to 1937.
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 Pehr Evind Svinhufvud   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Svinhufvud was the head of a Swedophone (Finland-swedish is a variety of swedish languageswedish spoken in finland....)
Svinhufvud lead the Senate that declared independence[follow this hyperlink for a summary of this topic] in 1917, Exception Handler: No article summary found.
Svinhufvud was not a supporter of Parliamentarism (A parliamentary system, or parliamentarism, is distinguished by the executive branch of government being...)
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 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Pehr Evind Svinhufvud   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Pehr Evind Svinhufvud - Pehr Evind Svinhufvud   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In November a middle-class government was established under the tough and uncompromising Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, and on December 6, 1917, it declared Finland independent.
1944 - Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, presidente de Finlandia.
On 4th December, after discussions, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud presented Parliament with his Cabinet's announcement which later came to be called the Declaration of Independence.
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 AllRefer.com - Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (Scandinavian History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Pehr Evind Svinhufvud[pAr A´vind svEn´hoo´´vud, svin´hoovood] Pronunciation Key, 1861–1944, president of Finland (1931–37).
A judge under the Russian czarist regime in Finland, he played a major part in the movement for Finnish independence and was banished (1914–17) to Siberia.
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 TIME Magazine Archive Article -- Wet Threats -- Dec. 14, 1931   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Presidents of the only two republics with Prohibition are Herbert Clark Hoover and Pehr Evind Svinhufvud.
Not to be literally translated, "Pighead"' is the name —aristocratic in Finland—of President Svinhufvud, meaning "Boar's Head" (the device on the Svinhufvud family crest).
Told last summer that President Hoover "never drinks," twinkling-eyed old President Svinhufvud chuckled: "It is the same in Finland.
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 Svinhufvud, Pehr Evind - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK
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Svinhufvud, Pehr Evind, 1861-1944, president of Finland (1931-37).
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 THR - View Single Post - Field Report--M-39 Ukko Pekka
Ukko-Pekka (the dash is supposed to be there) was a nickname of Finnish President Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, a lawyer and statesman extraordinaire.
He resisted the Russian strong-hand policies in autonomous Finland and got extradited to Siberia in 1914.
Etymology: Pehr (Swedish) - analoguous to Pekka (Finnish).
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