Friida Kenraali, a teacher from Lahti, was a contestant on the 2016 spring season of the Finnish version of the show on February 20, 2016. She walked away with €1,000, having answered incorrectly in the sixth question.

Her run was shot in the January of 2016. In the summer of 2012, she participated in Huvipuisto TV program.


Fastest Finger First Edit

Fastest Finger First question
Arrange the following countries in the order according to their population, from the largest to the smallest.
• A: Russia • B: France
• C: Estonia • D: China
From the 5 remaining contestants, everyone got it right, but Friida (with a time of 3.35 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer D-A-B-C, making it into the Hot Seat. She was so excited that she accidentally broke her FFF chair (Ruutu video clip, YouTube video clip). In the Hot Seat, the host Jaajo Linnonmaa said to Friida that she just became a YouTube hit.

Friida's Run to the Million Edit

€100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
What animal is in the coat of arms of Finland?
• A: Ringed seal • B: Lion
• C: Spitz • D: Beaver

€300 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
Who stars in the box office record film Mielensäpahoittaja (The Grump)?
• A: Antti Litja • B: Aku Hirviniemi
• C: Jaakko Saariluoma • D: Vesa-Matti Loiri

€500 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
Paella is a national dish of what country?
• A: Spain • B: Sweden
• C: China • D: Kenya

€700 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
What bibulous person is mentioned in the song 'Murheellisten laulujen maa' by Eppu Normaali?
'Ask the Audience' lifeline used
• A: Jeppe Niilonpoika • B: Paavo Ruotsalainen
• C: Turmiolan Tommi (Tommi of Turmiola) • D: Niilo Yli-Vainio

€1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of the following people was a guiding light of modern nursing?
'Phone a Friend' lifeline used
• A: Florence Nightingale • B: Margaretha Geertruida Zelle
• C: Amelia Earhart • D: Coco Chanel
Friida decided to phone her friend, a history teacher Heli Notkola. Heli was sure the answer was A: Florence Nightingale. Friida went with her and guaranteed €1,000.

€2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the oldest university in Britain?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Oxford • B: Berkeley
• C: Yale • D: Harvard
After having used her final lifeline, Friida answered incorrectly D: Harvard, but the correct answer was A: Oxford. She walked away with €1,000.

Trivia Edit

  • Friida's family name means 'General officer' in Finnish.

Sources Edit

Preceded by
Ville Karpio
Finnish contestant (2016 spring season)
Friida Kenraali
Succeeded by
Joonas Palkonen