Flavio Cotti

1939 - 2020

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Flavio Cotti (18 October 1939 – 16 December 2020) was a Swiss politician who served as member of the Federal Council from 1986 to 1999. He was a member of the Christian Democratic People's Party from the canton of Ticino. In the 1990s, Cotti led the Swiss government's unsuccessful attempts to further Switzerland's political integration into the European Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Flavio Cotti has received more than 65,812 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Flavio Cotti is the 9,946th most popular politician (down from 9,161st in 2019), the 275th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 252nd in 2019) and the 41st most popular Swiss Politician.

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Among politicians, Flavio Cotti ranks 9,946 out of 19,576Before him are Kujō Yoritsugu, Nicolaes Witsen, Nasser Al-Sabah, Panteleimon Ponomarenko, Prince Gaetan, Count of Girgenti, and Carl, Duke of Württemberg. After him are Carlos Westendorp, Francesco Donato, Prince Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria, Birger Brosa, Thoros I, Prince of Armenia, and Mostafa Chamran.

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Among people born in 1939, Flavio Cotti ranks 197Before him are Fred Willard, Jack Lang, Rosanna Schiaffino, Brian Mulroney, Zeng Qinghong, and Joachim Yhombi-Opango. After him are Brenda Vaccaro, John Tong Hon, Branko Kostić, Dick Scobee, Jerry Brudos, and Nông Đức Mạnh. Among people deceased in 2020, Flavio Cotti ranks 195Before him are Sonja Ziemann, Pietro Anastasi, Adolfo Nicolás, Walid Muallem, Joachim Yhombi-Opango, and Vladica Popović. After him are Branko Kostić, Zeev Sternhell, Jimmy McLane, Rishi Kapoor, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, and Shirley Knight.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Flavio Cotti ranks 275 out of 1,015Before him are Christoph Blocher (1940), Johann Jakob von Tschudi (1818), Daniel Peter (1836), Saint Othmar (689), Leopold Kielholz (1911), and Peter Bieri (1944). After him are Carl Jacob Burckhardt (1891), Numa Droz (1844), Johann II Bernoulli (1710), Karl Schenk (1823), Emer de Vattel (1714), and Alexandre Calame (1810).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Flavio Cotti ranks 41Before him are Ignazio Cassis (1961), Matilda of Habsburg (1253), Ernst Brenner (1856), Giuseppe Motta (1871), Walter Hauser (1837), and Christoph Blocher (1940). After him are Numa Droz (1844), Karl Schenk (1823), Jakob Dubs (1822), Henri Druey (1799), Carl Lutz (1895), and Joseph Deiss (1946).