The national presidents who secured the membership of the NNF

The Nordic countries has fostered many significant pioneers and personalities, who left their distinctive mark on the nursing profession and likewise saw the importance in building up / supporting a nursing association to develop the profession and protect its members. The list of persons is long however here delimitated to a few short biographies on the national presidents in chair when the associations became members of the NNF - and by that included their association as well as themselves into history. They did not all become presidents of the NNF, and that was partly due to election periods and because some found it relevant the chair was given to another person.