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Tarja Kaarina Halonen (pronounced [ˈtɑrjɑ ˈkɑːrinɑ ˈhɑlonen] ; born 24 December 1943) is a Finnish politician who served as the 11th president of Finland, and the first woman to hold the position, from 2000 to 2012. She first rose to prominence as a lawyer with the Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions , and as the Prime Minister's parliamentary secretary and a member of the City Council of Helsinki . Halonen was a Social Democratic Party member of parliament from 1979 until her election to the presidency in 2000. She also served as a minister at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health from 1987 to 1990, as Minister of Justice from 1990 to 1991, and as Minister for Foreign Affairs from 1995 to 2000.

Tarja Halonen
Tarja Halonen in May 2011
11th President of Finland
In office
1 March 2000 – 1 March 2012
Prime MinisterPaavo Lipponen
Anneli Jäätteenmäki
Matti Vanhanen
Mari Kiviniemi
Jyrki Katainen
Preceded byMartti Ahtisaari
Succeeded bySauli Niinistö
Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
13 April 1995 – 25 February 2000
Prime MinisterPaavo Lipponen
Preceded byPaavo Rantanen
Succeeded byErkki Tuomioja
Minister of Justice[1]
In office
28 February 1990 – 26 April 1991
Prime MinisterHarri Holkeri
Preceded byMatti Louekoski
Succeeded byHannele Pokka
Member of the Finnish Parliament
In office
24 March 1979 – 29 February 2000
Succeeded byIlkka Taipale[2]
ConstituencyHelsinki
Personal details
Born
Tarja Kaarina Halonen

(1943-12-24) 24 December 1943 (age 78)
Helsinki, Finland
Political partySocial Democratic
Spouse(s)
(m. 2000)
ChildrenAnna Halonen
Alma materUniversity of Helsinki
WebsiteOfficial website
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Tarja Halonen's About

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From 2000 until 2012, this Social Democratic Party politician served as President of Finland. Previously, she had held the offices of Finnish Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Justice.

Tarja Halonen Family life

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The child of Vieno Olavi Halonen and Lyyli Elina Loimola, she was born and raised in Helsinki, Finland. Her marriage to lawyer Pentti Arajarvi produced a daughter named Anna (born in the late 1970s).

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Tarja Halonen Before Fame

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After earning a law degree from the University of Helsinki, she worked in the legal department of the Central Organization of Finnish Trade Unions and served six terms in the Finnish Parliament, as well as several terms in the Helsinki City Council.

Tarja Halonen Trivia

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Known for her focus on issues of relevance to women and the LGBT community, Halonen was a popular president whose approval ratings peaked at 88% in late 2003.

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Tarja Halonen Height Weight

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At the age of 78, Tarja Halonen height is 5′ 8″.

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She was succeeded in office by National Coalition Party politician Sauli Niinisto.

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● Tarja Halonen was born on December 24, 1943 (age 78) in Kallio, Finland
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● She had 2 children Anna Halonen, Esko Arajärvi
● Her spouse is Pentti Arajärvi (m. 2000)
● Her height is 5′ 8″



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