Pentti, age a voluntary helper and former fisher man from Helsinki. He survived a serious accident and got a lifelong nerve pain. This Finnish man, like good Samaritan, is a good example for many people, he forgot his own pain by helping other people.
ONLINE LANGUAGE LESSONS (1) Finnish for absolute beginners. UUNO: "Language learning material, created primarily to teach foreign exchange students something about the Finnish language and culture before they come to Finland. Of course, anybody who is interested can use the materials!" Website: http://www.uuno.tamk.fi/index.html
Lucina Hagman (5. June 1853 – 6. Sept. 1946), Finnish school principal. She founded the Martha Organization in 1899. * http://www.martat.fi/info/in-english/ * http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martha_organisation * Lucina Hagman was one of the first women elected to parliament in 1907. She was the first woman in Finland, who received the title of professor (in 1928).
Wivi Lönn May 1872 – 27 December was the first woman in Finland who got a degree in architecture. Also the first woman to be awarded the honorary title of "Professor" by the Finnish Association of Architects. Especially known as a great school designer.