Ādolfs Bļodnieks

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Ādolfs Bļodnieks
Adolfs Blodnieks.jpg
9th Prime Minister of Latvia
In office
24 March 1933 – 16 March 1934
PresidentAlberts Kviesis
Preceded byMarģers Skujenieks
Succeeded byKārlis Ulmanis
Personal details
Born(1889-07-24)24 July 1889
Flag of Russia.svg Tukums, Courland Governorate, Russian Empire
Died21 March 1962(1962-03-21) (aged 72)
Flag of the United States.svg Brooklyn, NY, United States
NationalityFlag of Latvia.svg Latvian
Political partyNew Farmers-Small Landowners Party
Other political
Latvian Social Democratic Workers' Party
Spouse(s)Anna Bļodniece

Ādolfs Bļodnieks (24 July 1889, Tukums – 21 March 1962, Brooklyn, NY) held the office of Prime Minister of Latvia from 24 March 1933 – 16 March 1934, for the New Farmers' Party.[1]

Published works[edit]

  • The Undefeated Nation. Speller & Sons, New York. 1960.


  1. ^ Treijs, Rihards (2004). Prezidenti : Latvijas valsts un ministru prezidenti (1918-1940) (in Latvian). Riga: Latvijas Vēstnesis. ISBN 9984-731-47-2.
Political offices
Preceded by
Marģers Skujenieks
Prime Minister of Latvia
24 March 1933 – 16 March 1934
Succeeded by
Kārlis Ulmanis