Ruth Dreifuss

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Ruth Dreifuss (born 9 January 1940 in St. Gallen) is a Swiss politician affiliated with the Social Democratic Party. She was a member of the Swiss Federal Council from 1993 to 2002, representing the Canton of Geneva. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ruth Dreifuss has received more than 107,561 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Ruth Dreifuss is the 7,037th most popular politician (up from 7,121st in 2019), the 191st most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 188th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Swiss Politician.

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Among politicians, Ruth Dreifuss ranks 7,037 out of 15,710Before her are Guillaume de Sonnac, Zeki Velidi Togan, Boris Trajkovski, Lloque Yupanqui, Maurice Couve de Murville, and Henry Campbell-Bannerman. After her are Henry XIII, Duke of Bavaria, Maria Gonzaga, Duchess of Montferrat, Constantine Kanaris, Antoni Radziwiłł, Gnaeus Flavius, and Sid Watkins.

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Among people born in 1940, Ruth Dreifuss ranks 146Before her are Denny Doherty, Peter Mutharika, John Lewis, Fouad Twal, Víctor Erice, and Tony Sheridan. After her are Sadaharu Oh, Jack Nicklaus, Michael Parks, Luis Cubilla, Leonard Susskind, and Nicola Di Bari.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Ruth Dreifuss ranks 191 out of 749Before her are Leonardo Conti (1900), Pierre Jeanneret (1896), Michel Simon (1895), Matthias Zurbriggen (1856), Umberto Agnelli (1934), and Heinrich Glarean (1488). After her are Ami Argand (1750), Ferdinand Kübler (1919), Roberto Di Matteo (1970), Marc Allégret (1900), Louis of Cyprus (1436), and George de Mestral (1907).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Ruth Dreifuss ranks 21Before her are Jaime, Duke of Madrid (1870), Margareta of Romania (1949), Hans Martin Sutermeister (1907), Jonas Furrer (1805), Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma (1886), and Leonardo Conti (1900). After her are Louis of Cyprus (1436), Alfred Escher (1819), Alois, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein (1968), Duarte Pio, Duke of Braganza (1945), Pascal Couchepin (1942), and Christoph Blocher (1940).