Nestori Kaasalainen

Nestor Johannes (Nestori) Kaasalainen (14 February 1915 – 1 March 2016) was a Finnish politician who served twice as Finland's Minister of Agriculture, from 1966 to 1968 and again from 1970 to 1971.[1]

Nestori Kaasalainen
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1967
Minister of Agriculture
In office
27 May 1966 – 21 March 1968
Preceded byMauno Jussila
Succeeded byMartti Miettunen
In office
15 July 1970 – 28 February 1971
Preceded byNils Westermarck
Succeeded bySamuli Suomela
Minister of Agriculture and Forestry
In office
1 March 1971 – 28 October 1971
Preceded byNils Westermarck
Succeeded bySamuli Suomela
Personal details
Born(1915-02-14)14 February 1915
Pyhäjärvi, Finland
Died1 March 2016(2016-03-01) (aged 101)
Sipoo, Finland
Political partyAgrarian League

Kaasalainen died in Sipoo on 1 March 2016 at the age of 101.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ministerikortisto". Valtioneuvosto. Retrieved 3 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Suomen vanhin elossa ollut ministeri". Helsingin sanomat. 3 April 2016. Retrieved 3 April 2016.