Dóra Þórhallsdóttir

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Dóra Þórhallsdóttir
First Lady of Iceland
In role
1 August 1952 – 10 September 1964
Preceded by Georgia Björnsson
Succeeded by Halldóra Eldjárn
Personal details
Born 23 February 1893
Died 10 September 1964
Spouse(s) Ásgeir Ásgeirsson

Dóra Þórhallsdóttir (23 February 1893 – 10 September 1964) was since 1917 the wife of Icelandic President Ásgeir Ásgeirsson and First Lady of Iceland from 1952 to 1964. She was the daughter of Þórhallur Bjarnarson (1855-1916), 6th Bishop of Iceland (1908–1916). Her brother was Tryggvi Þórhallsson, who was the 5th Prime Minister of Iceland (1927–1932).

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Icelandic Presidency Website (Icelandic), Order of the Falcon, Dóra Þórhallsdóttir
Honorary titles
Preceded by
Georgia Björnsson
First Lady of Iceland
1952 – 1964
Succeeded by
Halldóra Eldjárn