Ole Hansen (politician)

Ole Hansen

Ole Hansen (1855–1928) was a Danish politician, farmer and Minister for Agriculture in the Cabinet of Deuntzer and the Cabinet of J.C. Christensen I as a member of the Venstre Reform Party.

He was the first farmer to become a Danish minister.

He was a member of Folketinget from 1890 to 1908 and of the Landsting from 1914 to 1928. In 1922 he became the president of Landstinget.

Political offices
Preceded by
F. Friis
Minister for Agriculture of Denmark
24 July 1901 – 24 July 1908
Succeeded by
Anders Nielsen
Preceded by
Frits Bülow
Speaker of the Landsting
3 October 1922 – 26 June 1928
Succeeded by
Jørgen Jensen-Klejs