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Synonyms for Finnbogadottir

former president of Iceland

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Its doors have been opened to welcome John Phillip Sousa, Billy Graham, Princess Christina of Sweden, President Vigdis Finnbogadottir of Iceland, Lord and Lady Baden Powell, and author Margaret Laurence.
5) Ambos hechos han contribuido a que la mujer se incorpore poco a poco a la vida politica, hasta el punto que en 1990 solo habia ocho mujeres al frente de ejecutivos nacionales: Margaret Thatcher en el Reino Unido, Benazir Butto en Pakistan, Cori Aquino en Filipinas, Ertha Trovillot en Haiti, Violeta Chamorro en Nicaragua, Kasimiera Prunskiene en Lituania, Finnbogadottir en Islandia, Marie Eugenie Charles en Dominica.
Vigdis Finnbogadottir, the first woman president of Iceland, read a moving tribute.
BBC Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark and Vigdis Finnbogadottir, the first woman president of Iceland, joined mourners.
Among those paying respects at Baldernock Church, near Milngavie, Glasgow, was Vigdis Finnbogadottir, a former president of Iceland.
O quizas nos favorecio nuestra nacionalidad: hace algunos anos la entonces presidenta de Islandia, Vigdis Finnbogadottir (segun afirman los islandeses, primera mujer elegida en forma democratica en el mundo), viajo al Uruguay, se establecieron relaciones que implican la eliminacion de trabas reciprocas en el ingreso.
This includes, for instance, Campbell, Dreifuss, Finnbogadottir, Gandhi (separated), Meir (separated), Pintasilgo, Prunskiene, Suchocka, and Suharnoputri.
Plot: Twenty-nine-year-old Silja Hauksdottir's feature debut is a comedic drama set in Reykjavik, Iceland, with cameos by well-known locals like former President Vigdis Finnbogadottir.
Former Icelandic president Vigdis Finnbogadottir has been named as a special protector of sign language in the Nordic countries.
Men have historically governed without taking women into consideration; women would always take men into consideration," Finnbogadottir asserts confidently.
Said Council Chair, Vigdis Finnbogadottir, former president of Iceland, "We have broken through the glass [ceiling] and we didn't break our necks.
The roots of national organic farming are now embraced by most segments of the population, including the country's female president, Vigdis Finnbogadottir, the farmers' union and members of Parliament, and were planted by Baldvin Jonsson, a consultant to the Icelandic government.
This gap is significant because a routine prenatal ultrasound between 15 and 20 weeks' gestation is an integral component of prenatal care in most institutions (Breathnach, Fleming, & Malone, 2007), and existing research suggests that expectant fathers wish to be more involved in prenatal care (Boyce, Condon, Barton, & Corkindale, 2007; Draper, 2002; Finnbogadottir, Crang Svalenius, & Persson, 2003).
First woman president of Iceland Vigdis Finnbogadottir was among the mourners.
The former Icelandic president's name is Vigdis Finnbogadottir, "dottir" being the Icelandic word for daughter.