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 49,121 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Matthias Zurbriggen is the 18th most popular mountaineer, the 188th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 2nd most popular Swiss Mountaineer.

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Among mountaineers, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 18 out of 44Before her are Prince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi, Maurice Herzog, Jacques Balmat, Achille Compagnoni, Wanda Rutkiewicz, and Kurt Diemberger. After her are John Muir, Lino Lacedelli, Lionel Terray, Andrew Irvine, Alain Robert, and Jon Krakauer.

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Among people born in 1856, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 46Before her are Carl David Tolmé Runge, Enrico Ferri, Christian Sinding, Maurice Sarrail, Stepa Stepanović, and Princess Isabella of Croÿ. After her are Jakub Bart-Ćišinski, Maurycy Gottlieb, Ahad Ha'am, Stevan Mokranjac, Hermann von François, and Naftali Herz Imber. Among people deceased in 1917, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 38Before her are Georges Guynemer, Dadabhai Naoroji, Lucien Petit-Breton, Gustav von Schmoller, Sarah Aaronsohn, and Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz. After her are Andrew Taylor Still, Ivan Goremykin, Eduardo di Capua, Spyridon Samaras, Carolus-Duran, and Édouard Drumont.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Matthias Zurbriggen ranks 188 out of 749Before her are Johann Jakob Bodmer (1698), Jean Ziegler (1934), Carl Nägeli (1817), Leonardo Conti (1900), Pierre Jeanneret (1896), and Michel Simon (1895). After her are Umberto Agnelli (1934), Heinrich Glarean (1488), Ruth Dreifuss (1940), Ami Argand (1750), Ferdinand Kübler (1919), and Roberto Di Matteo (1970).

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).