Famous People From Switzerland
Roger FedererRoger Federer
08 August 1981
Tennis Player
Carl JungCarl Jung
26 July 1875
Psychiatrist

Jean-Jacques RousseauJean-Jacques Rousseau
28 June 1712
Philosopher, Writer, & Composer

Leonhard EulerLeonhard Euler
15 April 1707
Mathematician, Physicist

Jean PiagetJean Piaget
09 August 1896
 

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
06 October 1887
Architect
Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
22 April 1899
Novelist

Jean-Luc GodardJean-Luc Godard
03 December 1930
Film Director

Jean-Paul MaratJean-Paul Marat
24 May 1743
Physician

Hermann HesseHermann Hesse
02 July 1877
Poet
Otto FrankOtto Frank
12 May 1889
Father of Anne Frank

Paul Thomas MannThomas Mann
06 June 1875
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Ferdinand de SaussureFerdinand de Saussure
26 November 1857
Linguist

H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
05 February 1940
Painter

ParacelsusParacelsus
17 December 1493
Physician, Botanist, Astrologer
Albert HofmannAlbert Hofmann
11 January 1906
The First Person to Synthesize LSD

Paul KleePaul Klee
18 December 1879
Painter
Mikhail BakuninMikhail Bakunin
30 May 1814
Philosopher

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969
Author

Maximilian SchellMaximilian Schell
08 December 1930
Actor, Director
Alberto GiacomettiAlberto Giacometti
10 October 1901
Sculptor,Painter

Sean Hepburn FerrerSean Hepburn Ferrer
17 July 1960
Film Producer
Daniel BernoulliDaniel Bernoulli
08 February 1700
Mathematician

Karl BarthKarl Barth
10 May 1886
Theologian

Henry DunantHenry Dunant
08 May 1828
Founder of the Red Cross

Hermann RorschachHermann Rorschach
08 November 1884
Swiss psychiatrist
Louis ChevroletLouis Chevrolet
25 December 1878
Founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company
Jacob BernoulliJacob Bernoulli
27 December 1654
Mathematician

Johann BernoulliJohann Bernoulli
06 August 1667
Mathematician

Felix BlochFelix Bloch
23 October 1905
Physicist

Fabian CancellaraFabian Cancellara
18 March 1981
Bicycler
Johann Heinrich LambertJohann Heinrich Lambert
26 August 1728
Mathematician, Physicist and Astronomer

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Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin
22 September 1863
Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis

Ernest BlochErnest Bloch
24 July 1880
Composer

Paul Hermann MüllerPaul Hermann Müller
12 January 1899
Chemist

Alfred WernerAlfred Werner
12 December 1866
Chemist
Werner ArberWerner Arber
03 June 1929
Microbiologist & Geneticist

Richard R. ErnstRichard R. Ernst
14 August 1933
Chemist
Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
17 March 1881
Physiologist

Vladimir PrelogVladimir Prelog
23 July 1906
Chemist

Heinrich RohrerHeinrich Rohrer
06 June 1933
Physicist
Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
17 October 1888
Mathematician

Rolf M. Zinkernagel Rolf M. Zinkernagel
06 January 1944
Immunologist
K. Alex MüllerK. Alex Müller
20 April 1927
Physicist

Paul KarrerPaul Karrer
21 April 1889
Chemist

Charles Édouard GuillaumeCharles Édouard Guillaume
15 February 1861
Discoverer of Invar and Elinvar

Albrecht von HallerAlbrecht von Haller
16 October 1708
Anatomist

Albert AnkerAlbert Anker
01 April 1831
Painter
Paul TournierPaul Tournier
12 May 1898
Physician

Cuno AmietCuno Amiet
28 March 1868
Painter, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor

Theodor KocherTheodor Kocher
25 August 1841
Surgeon

James MarriottJames Marriott
07 July 1997
YouTuber
Barıs ArducBarıs Arduc
09 October 1987
Actor

Stan WawrinkaStan Wawrinka
28 March 1985
Tennis player
Alain DelonAlain Delon
08 November 1935
Actor, Screenwriter, Film director, Military

Xherdan ShaqiriXherdan Shaqiri
10 October 1991
Association football player

Robert FrankRobert Frank
09 November 1924
Film director, Photographer, Cinematographer,
Volkan OezdemirVolkan Oezdemir
19 September 1989
Mixed martial artist

Giorgio A. TsoukalosGiorgio A. Tsoukalos
14 March 1978
Ufologist, Writer, Mythographer
René AuberjonoisRené Auberjonois
 

Granit XhakaGranit Xhaka
 

William TellWilliam Tell
Folk hero
Bruno GanzBruno Ganz
22 March 1941
Stage actor, Film actor

Edoardo PontiEdoardo Ponti
06 January 1973
Director
Romain GrosjeanRomain Grosjean
17 April 1986
Racecar driver

Roberto Di MatteoRoberto Di Matteo
29 May 1970
Association football player, Association football

Lucien FavreLucien Favre
02 November 1957
Association football player, Association football

Stephan LichtsteinerStephan Lichtsteiner
16 January 1984
Association football player
Johann RupertJohann Rupert
01 June 1950
Entrepreneur, Businessperson
Bernhard Caesar EinsteinBernhard Caesar Einstein
10 July 1930
Physicist, Engineer

Erich von DänikenErich von Däniken
14 April 1935
Author

Robert MilesRobert Miles
03 November 1969
Producer

Clay RegazzoniClay Regazzoni
05 September 1939
Swiss racing driver
Thabo SefoloshaThabo Sefolosha
02 May 1984
Basketball player

Sepp BlatterSepp Blatter
10 March 1936
Functionary, Economist

Marc RichMarc Rich
18 December 1934
Business Person

Gianni InfantinoGianni Infantino
23 March 1970
Jurist, Functionary, Lawyer

Yehudi MenuhinYehudi Menuhin
22 April 1916
Conductor, Politician, Autobiographer, Jazz
Vittorio Emanuele, Prince of NaplesVittorio Emanuele, Prince of Naples
12 February 1937
Entrepreneur

Fabian SchärFabian Schär
20 December 1991
Association football player
Huldrych ZwingliHuldrych Zwingli
01 January 1484
Pastor

Tariq RamadanTariq Ramadan
26 August 1962
Writer, Faculty, University teacher

Billy MeierBilly Meier
03 February 1937
Ufologist
Anthony RadziwillAnthony Radziwill
04 August 1959
Producer

Luigi ColaniLuigi Colani
02 August 1928
Architect, Engineer, University teacher
Kevin MbabuKevin Mbabu
19 April 1995
Association football player

Andy HugAndy Hug
07 September 1964
Karateka, Kickboxer

Sébastien BuemiSébastien Buemi
31 October 1988
Racing driver

Vincent PerezVincent Perez
10 June 1964
Actor
Henry FuseliHenry Fuseli
07 February 1741
Writer

Karl JaspersKarl Jaspers
23 February 1883
Philosopher, Psychiatrist, Physician, Theologian,
Roman BürkiRoman Bürki
 

Emil JanningsEmil Jannings
23 July 1884
Actor
Nico HischierNico Hischier
04 January 1999
Ice hockey player

Suneil AnandSuneil Anand
30 June 1956
Actor
Daniel BernhardtDaniel Bernhardt
31 August 1965
Actor, Martial artist, Model