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Nils Hasselmo
Nils Hasselmo (July 2, 1931 – January 23, 2019) was the thirteenth president of the University of Minnesota, serving from 1988 to 1997. He went on to become the president of the Association of American Universities from 1998 to 2006. Hasselmo was born in Köla parish in Värmland County, Sweden. He completed undergraduate and graduate degrees in Scandinavian languages and literature at Uppsala University, and did his military service in the Royal Signal Corps, including officer's training. As a scholarship student in the United States in 1956–57, he received a B.A. at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois. He finished a Ph.D. in linguistics from Harvard University in 1961.
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Born: 1931, Värmland County
Died: 2019

Alternate Names: Hasselmo, Nils, 1931-, Hasselmo, Nils
Occupation(s): linguist
Employer(s): University of Wisconsin–Madison, University of Minnesota