Eino Uusitalo (born 1 December 1924, in Soini) is a Finnish politician from the Centre Party. Uusitalo studied to be an agronomist. He was a member of the parliament from 1955 to 1983 from the list of Centre Party. He was also Deputy Prime Minister.
|Prime Minister of Finland|
May 26, 1979 – February 18, 1982
|Preceded by||Johannes Virolainen|
|Succeeded by||Ahti Pekkala|
|Born||December 1, 1924|
Uusitalo is remembered mostly because of his proposition to declare 19 September as a second independence day of Finland. That date is the day of Moscow Armistice 1944. Uusitalo was fighting in the Continuation War 1942-1944 in Metsäpirtti, Karelian Isthmus.
- "Edustajamatrikkeli". Eduskunta.
- Turun Sanomat 30.11.1999