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Pierre Jaccoud

1905 - 1996

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Pierre Jaccoud (November 24, 1905 – July 4, 1996) was a Swiss lawyer and Radical Party politician in Geneva. He was convicted of the murder of Charles Zumbach in a trial that remains controversial to this day. Jaccoud had "been Aly Khan's attorney during his divorce from Rita Hayworth, and he represented innumerable Swiss and foreign companies in Geneva's tightly controlled banking community."Jaccoud was accused of having murdered Charles Zumbach on 1 May 1958, in Plan-les-Ouates, near Geneva. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Jaccoud has received more than 7,862 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Pierre Jaccoud is the 14,731st most popular politician, the 516th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 95th most popular Swiss Politician.

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Among politicians, Pierre Jaccoud ranks 14,731 out of 15,577Before him are Mohammad Ali Bogra, Alex Salmond, Antonio Mateu Lahoz, József Sákovics, Maurice Vignerot, and Xavier Espot Zamora. After him are Dietmar Bartsch, Constantine Lekapenos, Athanasios Miaoulis, Farid Simaika, Ferdinand Oyono, and Dedumose II.

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Among people born in 1905, Pierre Jaccoud ranks 284Before him are Juan Hilario Marrero, Roberto Cortés, James Burnham, Sergey Nikolsky, Erzsébet Schaár, and Louis Armand. After him are David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter, Robert Newton, Raymundo Rodríguez, Erskine Hamilton Childers, Ray Barbuti, and Rodolfo Choperena. Among people deceased in 1996, Pierre Jaccoud ranks 239Before him are Øivind Holmsen, Guy Madison, Li Han-hsiang, Anton Moravčík, Don McNeill, and William Colby. After him are Alberto Pellegrino, Marcel Capelle, Karol Jokl, Bibi Besch, Gilda, and Alifa Rifaat.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Pierre Jaccoud ranks 516 out of 876Before him are Siem de Jong (1989), Eugen Meier (1930), Albert Gallatin (1761), Lara Gut-Behrami (1991), Willy Kernen (1929), and Ciriaco Sforza (1970). After him are Marc Rosset (1970), Max Miedinger (1910), Joël Dicker (1985), Roman Bürki (1990), Robert Alt (1927), and Alain Geiger (1960).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Pierre Jaccoud ranks 95Before him are Hans-Peter Tschudi (1913), Karin Keller-Sutter (1963), Kurt Furgler (1924), Leon Schlumpf (1925), Alphons Egli (1924), and Albert Gallatin (1761). After him are Rudolf Gnägi (1917), Otto Licha (1912), Georges Trombert (1874), Uri Rosenthal (1945), C. Douglas Dillon (1909), and Klaus Tschütscher (1967).