Mihkel Pung

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Mihkel Pung (19 October [O.S. 7 October] 1876 in Vana-Põltsamaa Parish [et] – 11 October 1941 in Sevurallag [et], Sverdlovsk Oblast) was an Estonian politician and a former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia and Speaker of the National Council (upper chamber) from 21 April 1938 to 5 July 1940. Pung was arrested during the Soviet invasion of Estonia and sent to Sevurallag (Sosva lager), a Soviet gulag in Sverdlovsk Oblast. He died in imprisonment in 1941.

Political offices
Preceded by
Office created
Chairman of the Bank of Estonia
1919
Succeeded by
Eduard Aule [et]
Preceded by
Jaan Tõnisson
Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs
1932
Succeeded by
August Rei
Preceded by
Office created
Speaker of the National Council
1938–1940
Succeeded by
none