Peter Mohr Dam
|Peter Mohr Dam|
|Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands|
12 January 1967 – 8 November 1968
|Preceded by||Hákun Djurhuus|
|Succeeded by||Kristian Djurhuus|
8 January 1959 – 4 January 1963
|Preceded by||Kristian Djurhuus|
|Succeeded by||Hákun Djurhuus|
11 August 1898|
Skopun, Sandoy, Faroe Islands
8 November 1968 (aged 70)|
Tórshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
He was member of the Faroese Løgting from 1926 until his death in 1968. Chairman of the Social Democratic Javnaðarflokkurin party from 1936 until his death in 68. He was a member of the town council of Tvøroyri from 1925 until his death, mayor of Tvøroyri from 1934–1957.
He was member of the Danish Folketing as one of two Faroese members from 1948–1957 and 1964–1967. From 1958 to 1963 and from 1967 to 1968 he was the Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands (Løgmaður). Dam died in office, on 8 November 1968.