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Noun1.Finnbogadottir - former president of Iceland; first woman to be democratically elected head of state (born in 1930)
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This is a new building for the Vigdis Finnbogadottir Institute for Foreign Languages of the University of Iceland.
Becoming a father can be experienced as very stressful but also as highly pleasurable and enriching in relation to both the child and the partner (Chin, Hall, & Daiches, 2011; Donovan, 1995; Finnbogadottir, Crang Svalenius, & K Persson, 2003; Fagerskiold, 2008; Jordan, 1990; Premberg, Hellstrom, & Berg, 2008).
A pioneer in women s rights, the country is home to the world s first democratically elected woman head of state, Vigdis Finnbogadottir, and current Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdardottir, who is an openly gay woman.
That glass ceiling was shattered by Vigdis Finnbogadottir, 82, who served four terms as president from 1980 to 1996 and who has been described as the first democratically elected female head of state in the world.
We believe Esri provides us with the best tools and latest solutions in order to comply with the INSPIRE requirements," said Eydis Lindal Finnbogadottir, director of service and SDI at NLSI.
11 IN 1980 former president Vigdis Finnbogadottir became the first woman in the world to become a democratically elected head of state.
First woman president of Iceland Vigdis Finnbogadottir was among the mourners.
BBC Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark and Vigdis Finnbogadottir, the first woman president of Iceland, joined mourners.