Mayors of Tallinn

The burgomasters, mayor commanders, mayors, chairmen of city government, chairmen of executive committee of the City of Tallinn  from 1786 to 2007

1. Wilhelm Hetling

1786-1796
april-november

mayor

Social class order was restored for about 75 years.

2. Oscar Arthur von Riesemann

1877-1878
december-april

mayor

3. Aleksander Rudolf Karl parun von Uexküll

1878-1883
april-june

mayor

4. Thomas Wilhelm Greiffenhagen

1883-1885
june-august

mayor

5. Victor parun Maydell

1885 august-december
1885-1894
december-july

deputy mayor
mayor

6. Eduard Ernst Bätke

1894-1895
august-april

deputy mayor

7. Karl Johan (John) von Hueck

1895-1905
april-february

mayor

8. Erast Hiatsintov

1905 february-december

mayor

9. Eugen Edmund Eduard Erbe

1905-1906
december-may

deputy mayor

10. Voldemar Lender

1906-1913
may-august

mayor

11. Jaan Poska

1913-1917
august-april

mayor

12. Gavriil (Gabriel) Beljagin

1917 april-september

deputy mayor

13. Voldemar Vöölmann

1917-1918
september-march

chairman of
city government

14. Erhard Arnold Julius Dehio

1918 march-november

1. ober burgomaster

15. Aleksander Riesenkampff

1918 march-november

2. mayor

16. Aleksander Pallas

13.nov 1918-25.nov 1918

temporary
deputy mayor

17. Aleksander Hellat

1918-1919
nov-may

mayor

18. Anton Uuesson

1919 may-june

deputy mayor

19. Gottlieb Jaan Ast

1919 june-july

mayor

20. Anton Uuesson

1919-1934
july-april

mayor

21. Jaan Soots

1934-1938
april-april

mayor

 

1938-1939
april-december

mayor commander

22. Aleksander Tõnisson

1939-1940
december-july

mayor commander

23. Aleksander Kiidelmaa

1940-1941
july-january

mayor

24. Kristjan Seaver

1941 january-august

chairman of
executive committee

25. Artur Terras

1941-1944
december-september

mayor

26. Aleksander Kiidelmaa

1944-1945
september-february

chairman of
executive committee

27. Ado Kurvits

1945 february-september

chairman of
executive committee

28. Aleksander Hendrikson

1945-1961
september-march

chairman of
executive committee

29. Johannes Undusk

1961-1971
march-june

chairman of
executive committee

30. Ivar Kallion

1971-1979
june-july

chairman of
executive committee

31. Albert Norak

1979-1984
july-december

chairman of
executive committee

32. Harri Lumi

1984-1990
december-january

chairman of
executive committee

33. Hardo Aasmäe

1990-1992
january-april

mayor

34. Jaak Tamm

1992-1996
april-october

mayor

35. Priit Vilba

31. october -
14. november 1996

mayor

36. Robert Lepikson

1996-1997
november-may

mayor

37. Ivi Eenmaa

1997-1999
may-march

first woman
as mayor

38. Peeter Lepp

1999 march-november

mayor

39. Jüri Mõis

1999 nov-2001 june

mayor

40. Tõnis Palts

2001 june-december

mayor

41. Edgar Savisaar

2001 december

mayor

42. Tõnis Palts

2004 october

mayor

43. Jüri Ratas

2005 november - 2007 april

mayor

44. Edgar Savisaar

2007 april

mayor

45. Edgar Savisaar

2013 october

mayor



 

 

Last updated: 29.05.2014