Väinö Tanner (geographer)
Väinö Tanner (1881–1948) was a Finnish geographer, geologist and diplomat. Tanner is best known for his studies on the Quaternary geology of northern Finland. He was a vocal opponent to the Finnicization of the University of Helsinki.
|Born||10 May 1881|
|Died||26 April 1948(aged 66)|
|Institutions||University of Helsinki|