Uuno Kailas – Finnish nationalist poet, author, and translator

Uuno Kailas, writer, poet and author of the great nationalist poem, Rajalla.

Uuno Kailas, born Frans Uno Salonen (29 March 1901 – 22 March 1933) was a Finnish poet, author, and translator. After his mother’s death when he was two years old, he received a strict religious upbringing from his grandmother. He studied in Heinola and occasionally in the University of Helsinki. … Continue reading