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Famous Swiss Inventors List  

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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 Einstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Dec. at 76 (1879-1955)
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Walter Zapp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Walter Zapp Dec. at 98 (1905-2003)
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Niklaus Riggenbach is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Niklaus Riggenbach Dec. at 82 (1817-1899)
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Paracelsus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Dec. at 48 (1493-1541)
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Yves Rossy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
age 60
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Viktor Meyer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Dec. at 49 (1848-1897)
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Wilhelm His, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Wilhelm His, Sr. Dec. at 73 (1831-1904)
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Aimé Argand is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Dec. at 53 (1750-1803)
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George de Mestral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Dec. at 83 (1907-1990)
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Heinrich Wild is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Heinrich Wild Dec. at 74 (1877-1951)
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Carl Roman Abt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Dec. at 83 (1850-1933)
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Heinrich von Wild is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Heinrich von Wild Dec. at 69 (1833-1902)
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Johann Georg Bodmer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Swiss Inventors List
Johann Georg Bodmer Dec. at 78 (1786-1864)