Jakob Dubs

1822 - 1879

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Jakob Dubs (26 July 1822 – 13 January 1879) was a Swiss politician and member of the Swiss Federal Council (1861–1872). Along with Gustave Moynier and Guillaume-Henri Dufour, he founded the Swiss Red Cross in July 1866, and served as its first President until 1872. He was elected to the Federal Council on 30 July 1861 and handed over office on 28 May 1872. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jakob Dubs has received more than 9,725 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jakob Dubs is the 10,909th most popular politician, the 330th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 44th most popular Swiss Politician.

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Among politicians, Jakob Dubs ranks 10,909 out of 15,710Before him are Oliver North, Johan Ehrnrooth, Titus Lucretius Tricipitinus, Francisco Xavier do Amaral, Orso II Participazio, and André Marie. After him are Petrobey Mavromichalis, Kurigalzu I, Casimir Pierre Périer, Burnaburiash I, Gudit, and Ron Johnson.

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Among people born in 1822, Jakob Dubs ranks 51Before him are Jacques Antoine Charles Bresse, Frederick Law Olmsted, Korla Awgust Kocor, Mathew Brady, Jules Antoine Lissajous, and Dmitry Grigorovich. After him are Bernhard Hammer, Albrecht Ritschl, Luis Sáenz Peña, Carlo Alfredo Piatti, Gustav Spörer, and Adolph Strecker. Among people deceased in 1879, Jakob Dubs ranks 39Before him are Joseph Poelaert, Anthony Panizzi, Joseph Hooker, Miguel Grau Seminario, Nikolai Zaremba, and Begum Hazrat Mahal. After him are Johann von Lamont, Rowland Hill, Aleksandr Baryatinsky, Lyuben Karavelov, William Lloyd Garrison, and Jean Baptiste Boisduval.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Jakob Dubs ranks 330 out of 749Before him are Jules Gilliéron (1854), Fernán Caballero (1796), Elisabeth Kopp (1936), Adolf Meyer (1866), Roger Courtois (1912), and Erhard Loretan (1959). After him are Charles Journet (1891), Max Abegglen (1902), Bertha Wegmann (1847), Johann Kaspar Bluntschli (1808), Kurt Koch (1950), and Stephan Lichtsteiner (1984).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Jakob Dubs ranks 44Before him are Orgetorix (null), Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf (1956), Henri Druey (1799), Josef Munzinger (1791), Maximilian Ulysses Browne (1705), and Elisabeth Kopp (1936). After him are Bernhard Hammer (1822), Guy Parmelin (1959), Constant Fornerod (1819), Walter Thurnherr (1963), Karl Schenk (1823), and Pierre Tirard (1827).