Kevin Hogg

Kevin Hogg teaches English and Law at Mount Baker Secondary School in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada. Areas of research include sports history, world religions, and the summer of 1969. For more information click here.

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Vigdís Finnbogadóttir. Photo: In 1985 at Rotterdam airport, on a visit to Queen Beatrix.

2021.07.19 | Biography, Kevin Hogg, Culture, Democracy

Vigdís Finnbogadóttir, b. 1930

Vigdís Finnbogadóttir is an Icelandic politician. She served as the country’s president for 16 years, using the office to promote Icelandic culture around the world, amongst other things. Since her retirement, she has served on various international organizations, has campaigned for women’s rights, and been recognized for her work in Icelandic…