Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Knut Fredrik Idestam
Born: October 28, 1838, Tyrvanto, Grand Duchy of Finland
Death: April 8, 1916 (Age: 78)
- Finnish businessman and mining engineer.
- Notably known as the founder of Nokia which began as a wood pulp mill at the Tammerkoski Rapids in Southwestern Finland in 1865.