Kose

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Kose
Small borough
Kose church
Kose church
Kose is located in Estonia
Kose
Kose
Location in Estonia
Coordinates: 59°11′11″N 25°10′05″E / 59.18639°N 25.16806°E / 59.18639; 25.16806Coordinates: 59°11′11″N 25°10′05″E / 59.18639°N 25.16806°E / 59.18639; 25.16806
Country  Estonia
County Flag of et-Harju maakond.svg Harju County
Municipality Flag of Kose Parish, Harju County, Estonia.svg Kose Parish
Population (2011 Census[1])
 • Total 7,183

Kose is a small borough (Estonian: alevik) in Harju County, northern Estonia. It is the administrative centre of Kose Parish. At the 2011 Census, the settlement's population was 2,097.[1] Kose is 39 kilometers southeast of Tallinn, Estonia.

People[edit]

  • Otto von Kotzebue (1787–1846), navigator, is buried at the churchyard of Kose St. Nicholas Church[2]
  • Risto Kübar (b. 1983), was born in Kose
  • Silver Kübar (et) (b. 1980), sidecar motorcross racer, was born in Kose
  • Liivo Leetma (b. 1977), footballer, was born in Kose

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population by place of residence (settlement), sex and age". Statistics Estonia. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Triigi mõis" (in Estonian). Estonian Manor Portal. 

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