Geir was Mayor of the capital Reykjavík from November 19, 1959 to December 1, 1972 . From 1970 to 1983 he was a member of the Althing Parliament . Between 1983 and 1986 he was Icelandic Foreign Minister, then Chairman of the Icelandic Central Bank ( Seðlabanki Íslands ) until his death . From 1973 to 1983 he was chairman of the Independence Party.
Geir took part in the Bilderberg Conference 1972–1974, 1977, 1978, 1980–1982, 1984–1988 and 1990 . He was also a member of the Steering Committee.
Mayor of Reykjavík
|Birgir Ísleifur Gunnarsson|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Hallgrímsson, Geir|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Icelandic politician (Independence Party), Prime Minister|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 16, 1925|
|DATE OF DEATH||September 1, 1990|