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Matthias Zurbriggen

1856 - 1917

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Matthias Zurbriggen (15 May 1856 in Saas-Fee – 21 June 1917 in Geneva) was a Swiss mountaineer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthias Zurbriggen has received more than 68,153 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Matthias Zurbriggen is the 20th most popular mountaineer (down from 18th in 2019), the 206th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 188th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Swiss Mountaineer.

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Among mountaineers, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 20 out of 45Before her are Maurice Herzog, Walter Bonatti, Achille Compagnoni, Lino Lacedelli, Kurt Diemberger, and John Muir. After her are Anatoli Boukreev, Lionel Terray, Alain Robert, Andrew Irvine, Krzysztof Wielicki, and Jon Krakauer.

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Among people born in 1856, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 51Before her are Carl David Tolmé Runge, Christian Sinding, Sergei Winogradsky, Ahmed Raza Khan Barelvi, Princess Isabella of Croÿ, and Hermann von François. After her are Henry Morgenthau Sr., Stevan Mokranjac, Karl Lamprecht, Friedrich II, Duke of Anhalt, Felix Mottl, and Dimitar Blagoev. Among people deceased in 1917, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 40Before her are Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz, Bérenger Saunière, Carolus-Duran, Ivan Goremykin, Lucien Petit-Breton, and Kristian Birkeland. After her are Duke Philipp of Württemberg, Boris Stürmer, Andrew Taylor Still, Eric Campbell, Ecaterina Teodoroiu, and Édouard Drumont.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 206 out of 876Before her are Jakob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742), Roberto Di Matteo (1970), Denis de Rougemont (1906), Adrian Frutiger (1928), Julius Maggi (1846), and Alain Tanner (1929). After her are Pancho Vladigerov (1899), Ferdinand Kübler (1919), André Abegglen (1909), Jacques Charles François Sturm (1803), Pascal Couchepin (1942), and Jean Ziegler (1934).

Among MOUNTAINEERS In Switzerland

Among mountaineers born in Switzerland, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 2Before her are Horace Bénédict de Saussure (1740). After her are Erhard Loretan (1959) and Ueli Steck (1976).