Iceland’s President Breaks Nose After Fainting From Hot Bath


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The president of Iceland broke his nose while taking a hot bath, according to a Facebook post Thursday.

Guðni Jóhannesson, 49, the president of Iceland and a former history professor, fell and cut his forehead after fainting in the tub, reported

“A warm and cosy bath last night turned out to be too hot and cosy,” wrote Jóhannesson, to Facebook.

He was rushed to the hospital where he received stitches, reported The Guardian. He’s okay now despite the broke nose.

The president thanked the hospital staff for taking care of him and everyone else who wished him well, added ICENEWS.

Jóhannesson, recovering quickly from the incident, discussed climate change during the Article Circle Assembly Friday, reported the Iceland Monitor. He was elected into office June 2016.

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