Steingrímur Steinþórsson

This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is properly referred to by the given name Steingrímur.
Steingrímur Steinþórsson
4th Prime Minister of Iceland
In office
14 March 1950  11 September 1953
President Sveinn Björnsson
Preceded by Ólafur Thors
Succeeded by Ólafur Thors
Personal details
Born (1893-02-12)12 February 1893
Álftagerði, Iceland
Died 14 November 1966(1966-11-14) (aged 73)
Political party Progressive Party
Alma mater University of Copenhagen

Steingrímur Steinþórsson (12 February 1893 - 14 November 1966) was Prime Minister of Iceland from 14 March 1950 to 11 September 1953. He was a member of the Interim Triumvirate (acting head of state) from 26 January to 31 July 1952, and was a member of the Progressive Party, though never its chairman.

He served as Minister of Agriculture and Social Affairs from 1953 to 1956.

Political offices
Preceded by
Ólafur Thors
Prime Minister of Iceland
Succeeded by
Ólafur Thors
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