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List of famous politicians from Switzerland, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Swiss politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Swiss politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Switzerland and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Switzerland, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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Ada Marra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
age 45

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Adèle Thorens Goumaz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adèle Thorens Goumaz age 47

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Adhemar Schwitzguébel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adhemar Schwitzguébel Died at 51 (1844-1895) Adhémar Schwitzguébel was a Swiss Anarchist and theorist of collectivist anarchism. He was a founder of the Jura Federation and member of the First International.

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Adolf Deucher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adolf Deucher Died at 81 (1831-1912) Adolf Deucher was a Swiss politician. He was elected to the Swiss Federal Council on 10 April 1883 and died in office on 10 July 1912. He was affiliated to the Free Democratic Party. During his ...more

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Adolf Ogi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adolf Ogi age 76 Adolf Ogi is a Swiss politician from the village of Kandersteg in the Swiss Alps. He was elected to the Swiss Federal Council on 9 December 1987, as member of the Swiss People's Party from the ...more

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Adrian Ballmer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adrian Ballmer age 71

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Adriano Cavadini is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adriano Cavadini age 76

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Adriano Imfeld is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adriano Imfeld age 64

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Adrien Lachenal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Adrien Lachenal Died at 69 (1849-1918) Adrien Lachenal was a Swiss politician. He was elected to the Federal Council of Switzerland on 15 December 1892 and handed over office on 31 December 1899. He was affiliated to the Free ...more

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Aegidius Tschudi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Aegidius Tschudi Died at 67 (1505-1572) Aegidius Tschudi was an eminent member of the Tschudi family, of Glarus, Switzerland. His best known work is the Chronicon Helveticum, a history of the early Swiss Confederation. Having served ...more

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Alain Berset is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
age 46 Alain Berset is a Swiss politician of the Social Democratic Party. Since 1 January 2012, he is a member of the Swiss Federal Council, the seven member Swiss government, and head of the Federal ...more

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Alain Borner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alain Borner age 86

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Alain Schweingruber is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alain Schweingruber age 66

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Albert Nufer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Albert Nufer age 76

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Albrecht Rychen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Albrecht Rychen age 70

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Alec von Graffenried is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alec von Graffenried age 56

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Alecs Recher is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alecs Recher age 43

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Alex Glardon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alex Glardon age 46

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Alex Hürzeler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alex Hürzeler age 53

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Alex Kuprecht is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alex Kuprecht age 61

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Alexander Baumann is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alexander Baumann age 76

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Alexander Tschäppät is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alexander Tschäppät age 66 Alexander Tschäppät is a Swiss politician. Tschäppät is a member of the Social Democratic Party of Switzerland. He has been a member of the National Council of Switzerland ...more

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Alexis Gobet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alexis Gobet age 75

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Alfred Heer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alfred Heer age 57

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Alice Glauser-Zufferey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alice Glauser-Zufferey age 64

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Alois Christen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alois Christen age 70

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Alois von Reding is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Alois von Reding Died at 53 (1765-1818) Josef Fridolin Vinzenz Aloys Reding von Biberegg was a Swiss patriot, military officer and politician. He is best known for leading an early revolt against the Helvetic Republic. He was born in ...more

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Alois, Hereditary Prince of Li... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
age 50 Alois Philipp Maria, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein, Count Rietberg, is the eldest son of Hans Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Countess Marie Aglaë Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau. ...more

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André Daguet is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
André Daguet age 71

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André Reymond is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
André Reymond age 78

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Andrea Bettiga is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andrea Bettiga age 58

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Andrea Büchler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andrea Büchler age 50

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Andrea Geissbühler is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andrea Geissbühler age 42

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Andrea Hämmerle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andrea Hämmerle age 72

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Andreas Aebi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andreas Aebi age 60

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Andreas Barraud is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andreas Barraud age 61

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Andreas Blum is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andreas Blum age 80

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Andreas Gross is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andreas Gross age 66

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Andreas Rickenbacher is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andreas Rickenbacher age 50

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Andy Tschümperlin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Andy Tschümperlin age 56

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Angelika Zanolari is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Angelika Zanolari age 67

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Anita Fetz is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anita Fetz age 61

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Anita Heer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anita Heer age 46

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Anna Stegmann is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anna Stegmann Died at 65 (1871-1936)

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Anne Seydoux-Christe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anne Seydoux-Christe age 60

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Anne-Catherine Lyon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anne-Catherine Lyon age 55

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Anne-Claude Demierre is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anne-Claude Demierre age 57

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Annemarie Huber-Hotz is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
age 70 Annemarie Huber-Hotz was Federal Chancellor of Switzerland between 2000 and 2007. She was nominated by the FDP for the office, and elected on 15 December 1999. In 2011, she became President of ...more

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Anton Schwingruber is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Anton Schwingruber age 68

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Armin Hüppin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Politicians from Switzerland
Armin Hüppin age 58