Estonia: Heads of State: 1937-1940

Riigihoidja | President-Regent (literally: State Protector) [1]
3 Sep 1937 - 24 Apr 1938 Konstantin Päts
Vabariigi president | President of the Republic
24 Apr 1938 - 23 Jul 1940 Konstantin Päts (x)
Vabariigi presidendi ülesannetes | Acting President of the Republic [2]
23 Jul 1940 - 25 Aug 1940 Johannes Vares [3]

[1] From 1 Jan 1938 pending the election and installation of a Vabariigi President
[2] Normally as a part of the formula Peaminister Vabariigi presidendi ülesannetes (Prime Minister, Acting President of the Republic) in promulgating legislative acts.
[3] Always referred to as Vares-Barbarus (literary byname: Barbarus).
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