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Famous Swiss Inventors List

Updated October 13, 2018 189 votes 46 voters 3.7k views13 items

List of famous Swiss inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Swiss inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic Swiss inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brilliant inventors from Switzerland can also be sorted by various bits of information, such as what year and where the inventor was born.

List includes Albert Einstein, Paracelsus and more.

This list answers the questions "what are the names of inventors born in Switzerland?" and "what is a list of smart Swiss inventors?"

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  • Albert Einstein1
    43
    9

    Albert Einstein

    Dec. at 76 (1879-1955)
  • Yves Rossy2
    6
    3

    Yves Rossy

    Age: 60
  • Paracelsus3
    7
    5

    Paracelsus

    Dec. at 48 (1493-1541)
  • Walter Zapp4
    12
    13

    Walter Zapp

    Dec. at 98 (1905-2003)
  • Niklaus Riggenbach5
    5
    6

    Niklaus Riggenbach

    Dec. at 82 (1817-1899)
  • Aimé Argand6
    4
    8

    Aimé Argand

    Dec. at 53 (1750-1803)
  • Carl Roman Abt7
    2
    6

    Carl Roman Abt

    Dec. at 83 (1850-1933)
  • George de Mestral8
    4
    8

    George de Mestral

    Dec. at 83 (1907-1990)
  • 9
    2
    6

    Heinrich Wild

    Dec. at 74 (1877-1951)
  • Wilhelm His, Sr.10
    4
    8

    Wilhelm His, Sr.

    Dec. at 73 (1831-1904)
  • Viktor Meyer11
    2
    6

    Viktor Meyer

    Dec. at 49 (1848-1897)
  • 12
    2
    8

    Heinrich von Wild

    Dec. at 69 (1833-1902)
  • 13
    2
    8

    Johann Georg Bodmer

    Dec. at 78 (1786-1864)