Gerhard Louis De Geer

Swedish politician (1854-1935)

Gerhard Louis De Geer, born 27 November 1854, dead 25 February 1935, was a Swedish baron and politician. He served in the first chamber of the Swedish parliament between 1901-1914. He was also the governor of Kristianstad County between 1905-1923. Also, he served as the Prime Minister of Sweden between 1920-1921.[1]

(Gerhard) Louis De Geer
17th Prime Minister of Sweden
In office
27 October 1920 – 23 February 1921
(119 days)
MonarchGustaf V
Preceded byHjalmar Branting
Succeeded byOscar von Sydow
Personal details
Born(1854-11-27)27 November 1854
Kristianstad, Sweden
Died25 February 1935(1935-02-25) (aged 80)
Kviinge, Sweden
Political partyIndependent
Spouse(s)Magdalena Sörensen
Alma materUppsala University

References change

  1. "Sweden" (in Swedish). World Statesmen. Retrieved 22 December 2014.
Political offices
Preceded by
Hjalmar Branting
Prime Minister of Sweden
1920–1921
Succeeded by
Oscar von Sydow