Famous Swiss Women

It was only after the mid-20th century that legal and social role of the women of Switzerland took shape. The Swiss women were expected to adhere to the old traditions and strong patriarchal authority. But things started to take a better shape when the Swiss women won rights to vote and even gained the status of equal rights with men. Now that we know the role of Swiss women in their country's growth, let's take a look at what the standards of beauty are according to the Swiss women. Well, to begin with, Swiss women are perceived to be the perfectionist. They are known for their charisma and their flair for pulling off natural looks yet looking nothing less than a goddess. Swiss women have already put themselves on the map for their gorgeous hair, and even for their tall, model-like built physique. But that's not all that these women are celebrated for. Most of the international titles like 'Hottest' and 'Beautiful' women in the world are bestowed on the Swiss women like Julie Ordon and Sonja Kinski. You might know popular Swiss women Ursula Andress as one of the infamous 'Bond Girls', and even Johanna Spyri as the author of the 'Heidi'. That’s not it! Keep reading to find out more about the amazing Swiss women!

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 1 Tina Turner

Tina Turner
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: November 26, 1939
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nutbush, Tennessee, United States

Known as the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, Tina Turner is one of the best-selling recording artists of all time and has had a very long and successful career. Let's Stay Together, What's Love Got to Do with It, Private Dancer and Golden Eye are some of her chartbuster songs. She is also a songwriter and has acted in films too.

 2 Martina Hingis

Martina Hingis
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Birthdate: September 30, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kosice

 3 Kat Graham

Kat Graham
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 5, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Kat Graham is best known for her Teen Choice Award-winning role of Bonnie Bennett in The Vampire Diaries. She also has two EPs and two albums to her credit. She has appeared in the movies The Parent Trap, Addicted, and All Eyez on Me. She is vegan and a polyglot.
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 4 Ursula Andress

Ursula Andress
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 19, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ostermundigen, Switzerland

 5 Mabel

Mabel
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 20, 1996
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Málaga, Spain

Born to a music producer father, Cameron McVey, and a singer mother, Neneh Cherry, Mabel McVey was destined to make a career in music. The English singer-songwriter debuted on SoundCloud with her track Know Me Better. It is believed she had initially used music as a therapy for her anxiety.

 6 Mirka Federer

Mirka Federer
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Famous As: Tennis Player
Birthdate: April 1, 1978
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bojnice, Slovakia

Mirka Federer is a Swiss former tennis player best known as the wife of legendary tennis player Roger Federer whom she met at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. Having supported Federer throughout his career, Mirka is often praised for being a pillar of strength and is largely credited for Roger Federer's achievements on the tennis court. 

 7 Jocelyn Wildenstein

Jocelyn Wildenstein
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Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: August 5, 1940
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lausanne
Catwoman Jocelyn Wildenstein apparently spent $5 million on surgical procedures to please her former husband, Alec Wildenstein, who loved cats. The Swiss-born American model and socialite later secured one of the costliest divorce settlements. She has reportedly denied having gone under the knife for any cosmetic surgery.
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 8 Kate Burton

Kate Burton
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Famous As: actor, stage actor, television actor
Birthdate: September 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Geneva

 9 Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
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Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: July 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: August 24, 2004

Best known for her pathbreaking bestseller On Death and Dying, Swiss-American psychiatrist Elisabeth Kübler-Ross also made pioneering research in areas such as near-death studies. Her five stages of grief, or the Kübler-Ross model, has been adopted by corporates to help employees deal with loss and change.

 10 Sofia Milos

Sofia Milos
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 27, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland

Sofia Milos is an Italian Greek actress and model best known for her portrayal of Yelina Salas in the popular American police procedural TV series, CSI: Miami. Before establishing herself as an actress, Milos entered several beauty pageants, winning provincial, regional, and national contests.

 11 Carla Juri

Carla Juri
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Locarno, Switzerland

Carla Juri is a Swiss actress best known for her role in the biographical film Paula. She studied theater in London and Los Angeles and traveled across Berlin, London, and Rome to find jobs early in her career. She started acting professionally in the mid-2000s and has since appeared in many critically acclaimed films and TV shows. 

 12 Anne-Sophie Mutter

Anne-Sophie Mutter
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Famous As: Violinist, Music educator
Birthdate: June 29, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rheinfelden

 13 Irène Jacob

Irène Jacob
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 15, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris

 14 Melia Kreiling

Melia Kreiling
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland

 15 Simone Tata

Simone Tata
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Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: 1930 AD
Birthplace: Geneva

 16 Noemie Schmidt

Noemie Schmidt
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 18, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sion, Switzerland

 17 Marie Laforêt

Marie Laforêt
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 5, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Soulac-sur-Mer, France
Died: November 2, 2019
French singer-actor Marie Laforêt had lost the ability to speak for a while after being raped by a neighbor at age 3. The Girl with Golden Eyes, Laforêt was famous for her drama-laced singing and films such as Rat Trap. She later moved to Switzerland and launched an art gallery.

 18 Margarita Louis-Dreyfus

Margarita Louis-Dreyfus
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Famous As: Businesswoman
Birthdate: July 1, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
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 19 Sophie Taeuber-Arp

Sophie Taeuber-Arp
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Famous As: Painter, Sculptor, Architect
Birthdate: January 19, 1889
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Davos
Died: January 13, 1943

 20 Marthe Keller

Marthe Keller
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 28, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland

 21 Michelle Hunziker

Michelle Hunziker
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sorengo, Switzerland

Michelle Hunziker is a Swiss-Italian model, actress, and television hostess. After starting her career as a model by posing for brands, such as Armani, La Perla, and Rocco Barocco, Hunziker established herself as a TV personality, hosting popular shows like Paperissima Sprint and Colpo di Fulmine. Over the years, she has also acted in films and TV series.

 22 Nora En Pure

Nora En Pure
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Famous As: DJ
Birthdate: July 20, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

 23 Barbara Berlusconi

Barbara Berlusconi
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Famous As: Business executive
Birthdate: July 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Arlesheim, Switzerland

Barbara Berlusconi is the daughter of popular Italian politician and media tycoon, Silvio Berlusconi. A business executive, Barbara Berlusconi serves as an important member of the advisory board of Fininvest SpA. She also played an important managerial role at A.C. Milan in 2011.

 24 Maria Schell

Maria Schell
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 15, 1926
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 26, 2005

 25 Timea Bacsinszky

Timea Bacsinszky
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Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: June 8, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lausanne, Switzerland

 26 Sandra Hess

Sandra Hess
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 27, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland

 27 Milo Moire

Milo Moire
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Famous As: Performance artist
Birthdate: May 7, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Switzerland

 28 Luna Wedler

Luna Wedler
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Famous As: Film actress
Birthdate: October 26, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland

 29 Simonetta Sommaruga

Simonetta Sommaruga
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 14, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zug, Switzerland

 30 Venus Palermo

Venus Palermo
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Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: February 8, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brugg

While her younger fans loved her earlier content that focused on looking doll-like, Swiss YouTuber Venus Palermo, better known as Venus Angelic, later began limiting her content to the adult platform OnlyFans. Apparently, her old content had been controlled by her mother, and Venus drifted away from her later.

 31 Ella Rumpf

Ella Rumpf
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France

 32 Emma Jung

Emma Jung
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 30, 1882
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Died: November 27, 1955

 33 Simona de Silvestro

Simona de Silvestro
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Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: September 1, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Thun, Switzerland

 34 Lara Gut-Behrami

Lara Gut-Behrami
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Famous As: Alpine Ski racer
Birthdate: April 27, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sorengo, Switzerland

 35 Angelica Kauffman

Angelica Kauffman
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 30, 1741
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chur, Switzerland
Died: November 5, 1807

One of the two women founder members of London’s Royal Academy, Angelica Kauffman was born to a painter father in Switzerland and was quite a prodigy, who mastered several languages and the arts of music and painting quite quickly. The history painter is best remembered for her landscapes and portraits.

 36 Maya Stojan

Maya Stojan
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland

 37 Isabelle Eberhardt

Isabelle Eberhardt
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Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: February 17, 1877
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: October 21, 1904

 38 Anna Murphy

Anna Murphy
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Famous As: Musician and audio engineer
Birthdate: August 10, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lucerne, Switzerland

 39 Ma Anand Sheela

Ma Anand Sheela
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Birthdate: December 28, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vadodara

 40 Alice Miller

Alice Miller
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: January 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Piotrków Trybunalski, Poland
Died: April 14, 2010

 41 Miriam Stein

Miriam Stein
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 10, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

 42 Li Tobler

Li Tobler
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: November 30, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Switzerland
Died: May 19, 1975

 43 Ramona Bachmann

Ramona Bachmann
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: December 25, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Malters, Switzerland

 44 Toni Wolff

Toni Wolff
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: September 18, 1888
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zürich
Died: March 21, 1953

 45 Belinda Bencic

Belinda Bencic
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Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: March 10, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Flawil, Switzerland

 46 Viktorija Golubic

Viktorija Golubic
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Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: October 16, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland

 47 Mia Kang

Mia Kang
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Famous As: Model, Martial artist
Birthdate: December 30, 1988
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hong Kong

 48 Doris Leuthard

Doris Leuthard
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Famous As: Member of the Swiss Federal Council
Birthdate: April 10, 1963
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Merenschwand

 49 Katharina Bohm

Katharina Bohm
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 20, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sorengo, Switzerland

 50 Aomi Muyock

Aomi Muyock
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 14, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ticino, Switzerland

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