Famous Finns

The Most Famous Finns

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Minttu VirtanenNovember 12, 1986FinnsMinttu Virtanen is a Finnish model who is married to F1 driver Kimi Raikkonen
Simo HäyhäDecember 17, 1905FinnsSimo "Simuna" Häyhä was a Finnish sniper, considered the most deadly sniper in war history
Isac ElliotDecember 26, 2000FinnsIsac Elliot is a Finnish pop singer-songwriter and dancer
RobinAugust 24, 1998FinnsRobin Packalen is a Finnish teen pop artist
Tove JanssonAugust 9, 1914FinnsTove Jansson is a famous painter, writer-illustrator and cartoonist known for creating the Moomin series of children books and cartoon characters
Linus TorvaldsDecember 28, 1969FinnsLinus Torvalds is the software engineer who created the Linux kernel operating system
Alvar AaltoFebruary 3, 1898FinnsAlvar Aalto was a Finnish architect, designer, sculptor and painter
Matti NykänenJuly 17, 1963FinnsMatti Nykänen is a famous ski jumper who has set many records that might never be broken and has given many future athletics a career to aspire for
Uuno KailasMarch 29, 1901FinnsUuno Kailas was a Finnish poet, one of the most popular ones in the period between the two World Wars
Martti AhtisaariJune 23, 1937FinnsMartti Oiva Kalevi Ahtisaari is a Finnish politician and former President of Finland
Ragnar Granit

Ragnar Granit

Ragnar Granit was a Finnish-Swedish Nobel Laureate who made scientific discoveries in the physiology of the retina

FinnsOctober 30, 1900103 views

Martti Ahtisaari

Martti Oiva Kalevi Ahtisaari is a Finnish politician and former President of Finland

FinnsJune 23, 1937144 views

Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson is a famous painter, writer-illustrator and cartoonist known for creating the Moomin series of children books and cartoon characters

FinnsAugust 9, 1914265 views

Matti Nykänen

Matti Nykänen is a famous ski jumper who has set many records that might never be broken and has given many future athletics a career to aspire for

FinnsJuly 17, 1963224 views

Hella Wuolijoki

Hella Wuolijoki was a playwright, business magnate, politician and reporter and is known for her works towards female empowerment in Finland

FinnsJuly 22, 1886122 views

Uuno Kailas

Uuno Kailas was a Finnish poet, one of the most popular ones in the period between the two World Wars

FinnsMarch 29, 1901223 views

Alvar Aalto

Alvar Aalto was a Finnish architect, designer, sculptor and painter

FinnsFebruary 3, 1898229 views

Jean Sibelius

Jean Sibelius was an eminent Finnish composer of the late Romantic and early-modern periods

FinnsDecember 8, 1865130 views

Minttu Virtanen

Minttu Virtanen is a Finnish model who is married to F1 driver Kimi Raikkonen

FinnsNovember 12, 1986440 views

Sanni

Sanni is a Finnish singer, songwriter, as well as an actor

FinnsMay 21, 1993109 views