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Viola Amherd

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Viola Patricia Amherd (born 7 June 1962) is a Swiss politician who has served as a Member of the Swiss Federal Council since 2019, and as President of the Swiss Confederation for 2024 since 1 January. She is the head of the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viola Amherd has received more than 225,304 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Viola Amherd is the 13,686th most popular politician (down from 13,348th in 2019), the 464th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 478th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular Swiss Politician.

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Among politicians, Viola Amherd ranks 13,686 out of 15,577Before her are Icel of Mercia, Ashur-rim-nisheshu, Lyudvig Chibirov, Roy Jenkins, Tommy Burns, and Refat Chubarov. After her are Johnny Isakson, Hamilcar I of Carthage, Gyude Bryant, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, David Rice Atchison, and Bres.

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Among people born in 1962, Viola Amherd ranks 224Before her are Branko Đurić, Javier Cercas, Ulf Timmermann, Max Raabe, Lian Ross, and Hana Mandlíková. After her are Masakazu Katsura, Rosamund Kwan, Rosie O'Donnell, Bruno Pelletier, Danny Faure, and Emanuele Pirro.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Viola Amherd ranks 464 out of 876Before her are Ernst Brenner (1856), Nicolas Fatio de Duillier (1664), Numa Droz (1844), Bernard Challandes (1951), Konrad Stäheli (1931), and Martin Suter (1948). After her are Othmar Ammann (1879), Georges Beuchat (1910), Thomas Erastus (1524), Jakob Stämpfli (1820), Paul Martin (1901), and Elizabeth Thompson (1846).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Viola Amherd ranks 82Before her are Otto Stich (1927), Louis Ruchonnet (1834), Wilhelm Matthias Naeff (1802), Marc-Émile Ruchet (1853), Ernst Brenner (1856), and Numa Droz (1844). After her are Jakob Stämpfli (1820), Walter Breisky (1871), Hans-Peter Tschudi (1913), Karin Keller-Sutter (1963), Kurt Furgler (1924), and Leon Schlumpf (1925).

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