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Heinrich Schmid

1921 - 1999

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Heinrich Schmid (6 April 1921 – 23 February 1999) was a Swiss linguist and "father" of the Rhaeto-Romance Dachsprachen ("umbrella languages") Rumantsch Grischun and Ladin Dolomitan. Heinrich Schmid lived his entire life in the same house in Zürich in which he was born. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Schmid has received more than 21,762 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Heinrich Schmid is the 13,535th most popular politician, the 438th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 73rd most popular Swiss Politician.

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Among politicians, Heinrich Schmid ranks 13,535 out of 15,577Before him are Alfredo Baldomir, Smail Hamdani, William Deane, Peter Šťastný, Luis Eduardo Pérez, and Ariobarzanes II of Cius. After him are Kim Kielsen, Georg Moritz, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Altenburg, Hermann Josef Abs, Carlo Petrini, Walter Momper, and Ashur-rabi I.

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Among people born in 1921, Heinrich Schmid ranks 281Before him are Jean Richard, János Pilinszky, Ferenc Karinthy, George Nader, Jan Sterling, and Walter Rudin. After him are Chico Hamilton, Karen Hoff, H. C. Artmann, Michel Boisrond, Phạm Duy, and Ettore Chimeri. Among people deceased in 1999, Heinrich Schmid ranks 176Before him are Galina Bystrova, Kirk Alyn, Rory Calhoun, Guillermo Arellano, Charlie Byrd, and Frank Lubin. After him are Ashley Montagu, Robert Kramer, Anahit Tsitsikian, Lester Bowie, Teuvo Aura, and Yury Malyshev.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Heinrich Schmid ranks 438 out of 876Before him are Max Petitpierre (1899), Paul Scherrer (1890), Johann Amman (1707), Pipilotti Rist (1962), Johann Jakob Breitinger (1701), and Massimo Busacca (1969). After him are Philipp Etter (1891), Joseph Benz (1944), Arnold Koller (1933), Kaspar Villiger (1941), Giuseppe Lepori (1902), and Bernhard Hammer (1822).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Heinrich Schmid ranks 73Before him are René Felber (1933), James of Saint George (1230), Corina Casanova (1956), Pierre Aubert (1927), Princess Nora of Liechtenstein (1950), and Max Petitpierre (1899). After him are Philipp Etter (1891), Arnold Koller (1933), Kaspar Villiger (1941), Giuseppe Lepori (1902), Bernhard Hammer (1822), and Johannes Baumann (1874).