Karin Soder


Age: 87

Swedish party leader and the first female foreign minister of Sweden from 1976 to 1978 who had entered the Parliament in 1971 and was lawmaker for 20 years before she became the first woman in Sweden to lead a political party in 1985 when she was elected chairwoman of the Center Party, but resigned in 1987 and who led Sweden's member organization of Save the Children between 1983 and 1995.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

Born: November 30, 1928

Died: December 19, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden