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Steinunn Valdís Óskarsdóttir

Steinunn Valdís Óskarsdóttir (born 7 April 1965) is an Icelandic politician, and a former mayor of Reykjavík.[1] She was the mayor from 30 November 2004 to 13 June 2006; took over after Þórólfur Árnason resignation. Steinunn is a member of The Social Democratic Alliance. She was a member of and later also the deputy speaker of the Alþingi until her resignation in 2010.[2][3]

Steinunn Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Mayor of Reykjavik, Iceland
In office
30 November (1 December) 2004 – 13 June 2006
Preceded by Þórólfur Árnason
Succeeded by Vilhjálmur Vilhjálmsson
Personal details
Born (1965-04-07) 7 April 1965 (age 53)
Reykjavík, Iceland
Political party Social Democratic Alliance
Preceded by
Þórólfur Árnason
Mayor of Reykjavík
Succeeded by
Vilhjálmur Þ. Vilhjálmsson


  1. ^ Boyes, Roger (25 October 2005). "Women of Iceland in new crusade over lack of equal pay - Times Online". The Times. Retrieved 29 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Steinunn Valdís Óskarsdóttir". Alþingi. Retrieved 29 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Social Democrat MP Resigns from Parliament". Iceland Review Online. 28 May 2010. Retrieved 29 April 2011. 

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