Hardo Aasmäe

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Hardo Aasmäe
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Hardo Aasmäe in 2010
Mayor of Tallinn
In office
1990–1992
Preceded by Harri Lumi
Succeeded by Jaak Tamm
Personal details
Born (1951-02-11)February 11, 1951
Rannamõisa, Martna Parish, Lääne County, Estonian SSR
Died December 29, 2014(2014-12-29) (aged 63)
Tallinn, Estonia
Nationality Estonian
Political party Estonian People's Front
Alma mater Tartu State University, Leningrad State University
Profession Radio Producer, Geographer

Hardo Aasmäe (February 11, 1951 – December 29, 2014) was an Estonian geographer, entrepreneur and politician.

He was active in the Estonian People's Front, and was the first post-Soviet mayor of Tallinn, from 1990 to 1992.[1][2]

He was for many years the editor-in-chief of the Estonian Encyclopaedia.

Aasmäe produced many radio shows and was a member of Tarkade klubi, an Estonian question-and-answer radio programme, for many years.

He was a member of Club of Rome Estonian section.

References[edit]

  1. ^ www.ohtuleht.ee
  2. ^ "Suri poliitik ja ühiskonnategelane Hardo Aasmäe" (in Estonian). delfi.ee. December 30, 2014. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Harri Lumi
Mayor of Tallinn
1990–1992
Succeeded by
Jaak Tamm