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history professor

Toivo Nygard, Finnish history professor. Recipient award, Swedish- Finnish Cultural Institution, 2000. Member of Rotary International.

Background

Nygard, Toivo was born on March 17, 1943 in Lapua, Finland. Son of Vaino Aleksanteri and Vilhelmiina Nygard.

Education

Grad, Alajarven yhteiskoulu, Finland, 1963. Master of Philosophy, Jyvaskyla University, Finland, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, 1978.

Career

Assistant history Jyvaskyla University, 1968—1988, professor, history, 1993—2007, Tampere University, Finland, 1989—1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional history research research paper.

Membership

Member of Rotary International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Literature.

Connections

Married Kaija Ronkanen, March 5, 1972. Children: Solja Maria Sylvia Nygard Frangos, Jaakko Sulevi Johannes.

father:
Vaino Aleksanteri

mother:
Vilhelmiina Nygard

spouse:
Kaija Ronkanen

children:
Solja Maria Sylvia Nygard Frangos Nygard

Jaakko Sulevi Johannes Nygard