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Jón Magnússon

In office
January 4, 1917 – March 17, 1922
Preceded by Einar Arnórsson
Succeeded by Sigurður Eggerz
In office
March 22, 1924 – June 23, 1926
Preceded by Sigurður Eggerz
Succeeded by Magnús Guðmundsson

Born January 16, 1859(1859-01-16)
Múli, Aðaldalur, Iceland
Died July 23, 1926 (aged 67)
Nes, Norðfjörður, Iceland
Political party Home Rule Party and Conservative Party
Spouse(s) Þóra Jónsdóttir

Jón Magnússon (January 16, 1859 – June 23, 1926) was an Icelandic politician, and was Prime Minister of Iceland on two occasions. He served his first term, as a member of the Home Rule Party (Heimastjórnarflokkurinn), from 4 January 1917 to 7 March 1922. He served his second term, as a member of the Conservative Party (Íhaldsflokkurinn, a forerunner of the Independence Party), from 22 March 1924 to 23 June 1926.

Preceded by
Einar Arnórsson
Prime Minister of Iceland
(first term)

Succeeded by
Sigurður Eggerz
Preceded by
Sigurður Eggerz
Prime Minister of Iceland
(second term)

Succeeded by
Magnús Guðmundsson


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