Famous Swiss Non-Fiction Writers

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 1 Sean Hepburn Ferrer

Sean Hepburn Ferrer.
Famous As: Film Producer
Birthdate: July 17, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lucerne

Sean Hepburn Ferrer is an American author and film producer who has worked on films, such as Inchon and Blood In Blood Out. Also known for his charity work, Sean established the Audrey Hepburn Children's Fund a year after Audrey Hepburn's death. In 2020, he published a children's book, with the proceeds benefitting the European Organisation for Rare Diseases.

 2 Alain de Botton

Alain de Botton.
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: December 20, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland

Swiss-born British philosopher and author, Alain de Botto,n is best known for his work, Essays in Love, which has sold millions of copies worldwide. He is one of the founders of the educational company, The School of Life, launched in 2008. He is a recipient of  "The Fellowship of Schopenhauer", an annual writers' award from the Melbourne Writers Festival. 

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 3 Marc Faber

Marc Faber.
Famous As: Economist, Non-fiction writer
Birthdate: February 28, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zürich

 4 Adrian Frutiger

Adrian Frutiger.
Famous As: Type designer, Non-fiction writer
Birthdate: May 24, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Unterseen
Died: September 10, 2015

 5 Edgar Snow

Edgar Snow.
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: July 17, 1905
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Died: February 15, 1972

 6 William B. Helmreich

William B. Helmreich
Famous As: Professor
Birthdate: 1945 AD
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: March 28, 2020