2017 in Finland

The year 2017 is the centenary of the independence of Finland.

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2017
in
Finland

Decades:
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AugustEdit

DecemberEdit

  • 6 December – Finland celebrates 100 years of independence; the Finnish Prime Minister's Office had earlier created the Finland 100 Years organization (Finnish: Suomi 100 -hanke) to arrange a series of jubilee events.[6]

DeathsEdit

  • May 12: Mauno Koivisto, Finnish politician, former president (born 1923)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Same-sex marriage just became legal in Finland". PBS NewsHour. 2017-03-02. Retrieved 2019-12-23.
  2. ^ Pangburn, D. J. (2015-09-28). "'As Long As Possible' GIF Set to Last 1,000 Years". Vice. Retrieved 2019-12-23.
  3. ^ "AS Long As Possible, ASLAP". www.aslongaspossible.com. Retrieved 2019-12-23.
  4. ^ "Poliisi vahvistaa: Turun puukottajalla kymmenen uhria – Useita poliisioperaatioita, neljä otettu kiinni" [Police confirm: Ten victims in Turku stabbings - Several police operations, four people arrested]. Yle (in Finnish). 19 August 2017. Retrieved 19 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Finland killings: Stabbings in Turku a 'terror attack'". BBC News. 19 August 2017. Retrieved 19 August 2017.
  6. ^ Valtioneuvoston viestintäosasto (18 August 2015). "Suomi 100 -juhlavuoden ohjelmahaku käynnissä". Prime Minister's Office (in Finnish). Finnish Government. Archived from the original on 10 October 2016. Retrieved 4 March 2016.