Vigdis Finnbogadottir Former President of Iceland is born.
Vigdís Finnbogadóttir served as the fourth President of Iceland from 1 August 1980 to 1996. She was the world’s first democratically directly elected female president.
Vigdis Finnbogadottir – Former President of Iceland – Associated Links:
- Vigdís Finnbogadóttir | Britannica: https://www.britannica.com/biography/Vigdis-Finnbogadottir
- Vigdís Finnbogadóttir |Biography: https://www.biography.com/people/vigd%C3%ADs-finnbogadóttir-37420
- Vigdís Finnbogadóttir | Women’s International Center: http://www.wic.org/bio/finnboga.htm
- Vigdís Finnbogadóttir | World Economic Forum: http://www.wef.org.in/fru-vigdis-finnbogadottir/
- “Coffee With a Woman Who Changed Iceland” | Onward: http://onward.nationalgeographic.com/2013/10/24/coffee-with-a-woman-who-changed-iceland/
- “Vigdis Finnbogadóttir: Founding Chair, President, Iceland (1980-1996)” | United Nations Foundation: http://www.unfoundation.org/features/cwwl-bios/cwwl-leadership/Vigdis-Finnbogadottir.html
- “There’s proof: electing women radically improves life for mothers and families” |The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/06/iceland-women-government-better-for-mothers-america-lessons
- “History: The world’s first democratically elected female president” | Iceland Monitor: https://icelandmonitor.mbl.is/news/politics_and_society/2016/11/08/history_the_world_s_first_democratically_elected_fe/
- Vigdis Finnbogadóttir | Quotes: https://www.quoteikon.com/vigdis-finnbogadottir-quotes.html