Switzerland: Heads of State: 1848-1918

Bundespräsident = Président de la Confédération = Presidente della Confederazione
20 Nov 1848 - 31 Dec 1849 Jonas Furrer (x)
1 Jan 1850 - 31 Dec 1850 Daniel-Henri Druey
1 Jan 1851 - 31 Dec 1851 Martin Josef Munzinger
1 Jan 1852 - 31 Dec 1852 Jonas Furrer (x)
1 Jan 1853 - 31 Dec 1853 Wilhelm Mathias Naef
1 Jan 1854 - 31 Dec 1854 Friedrich Frey-Herosé [1]
1 Jan 1855 - 31 Dec 1855 Jonas Furrer (x)
1 Jan 1856 - 31 Dec 1856 Jakob Stämpfli
1 Jan 1857 - 31 Dec 1857 Charles-Emmanuel-Constant Fornerod
1 Jan 1858 - 31 Dec 1858 Jonas Furrer (x)
1 Jan 1859 - 31 Dec 1859 Jakob Stämpfli (x)
1 Jan 1860 - 31 Dec 1860 Friedrich Frey-Herosé [1] (x)
1 Jan 1861 - 31 Dec 1861 Melchior Josef Martin Knüsel
1 Jan 1862 - 31 Dec 1862 Jakob Stämpfli (x)
1 Jan 1863 - 31 Dec 1863 Charles-Emmanuel-Constant Fornerod (x)
1 Jan 1864 - 31 Dec 1864 Johann Jakob Dubs
1 Jan 1865 - 31 Dec 1865 Johann Carl Emmanuel Schenk
1 Jan 1866 - 31 Dec 1866 Melchior Josef Martin Knüsel (x)
1 Jan 1867 - 31 Oct 1867 Charles-Emmanuel-Constant Fornerod (x)
Vizepräsident = Vice-président = Vicepresidente (ex officio)
1 Nov 1867 - 31 Dec 1867 Johann Jakob Dubs (x)
Bundespräsident = Président de la Confédération = Presidente della Confederazione
1 Jan 1868 - 31 Dec 1868 Johann Jakob Dubs (x)
1 Jan 1869 - 31 Dec 1869 Friedrich Emil Welti
Vizepräsident = Vice-président = Vicepresidente (ex officio)
1 Jan 1870 - 1 Feb 1870 Johann Jakob Dubs (x)
Bundespräsident = Président de la Confédération = Presidente della Confederazione
1 Feb 1870 - 31 Dec 1870 Johann Jakob Dubs (x)
1 Jan 1871 - 31 Dec 1871 Johann Carl Emmanuel Schenk (x)
1 Jan 1872 - 31 Dec 1872 Friedrich Emil Welti (x)
1 Jan 1873 - 31 Dec 1873 Paul Cérésole
1 Jan 1874 - 31 Dec 1874 Johann Carl Emmanuel Schenk (x)
1 Jan 1875 - 31 Dec 1875 Johann Jakob Scherer [2]
1 Jan 1876 - 31 Dec 1876 Friedrich Emil Welti (x)
1 Jan 1877 - 31 Dec 1877 Joachim Heer
1 Jan 1878 - 31 Dec 1878 Johann Carl Emmanuel Schenk (x)
1 Jan 1879 - 31 Dec 1879 Johann Bernhard Hammer
1 Jan 1880 - 31 Dec 1880 Friedrich Emil Welti (x)
Vizepräsident = Vice-président = Vicepresidente (ex officio)
1 Jan 1881 - 22 Feb 1881 Numa Droz
Bundespräsident = Président de la Confédération = Presidente della Confederazione
22 Feb 1881 - 31 Dec 1881 Numa Droz (x)
1 Jan 1882 - 31 Dec 1882 Simeon Bavier
1 Jan 1883 - 31 Dec 1883 Antoine-Louis-John Ruchonnet
1 Jan 1884 - 31 Dec 1884 Friedrich Emil Welti (x)
1 Jan 1885 - 31 Dec 1885 Johann Carl Emmanuel Schenk (x)
1 Jan 1886 - 31 Dec 1886 Adolf Deucher
1 Jan 1887 - 31 Dec 1887 Numa Droz (x)
1 Jan 1888 - 27 Nov 1888 Wilhelm Friedrich Hertenstein
Vizepräsident = Vice-président = Vicepresidente (ex officio)
27 Nov 1888 - 31 Dec 1888 Johann Bernhard Hammer (x)
Bundespräsident = Président de la Confédération = Presidente della Confederazione
1 Jan 1889 - 31 Dec 1889 Johann Bernhard Hammer (x)
1 Jan 1890 - 31 Dec 1890 Antoine-Louis-John Ruchonnet (x)
1 Jan 1891 - 31 Dec 1891 Friedrich Emil Welti (x)
1 Jan 1892 - 31 Dec 1892 Walter Hauser
1 Jan 1893 - 31 Dec 1893 Johann Carl Emmanuel Schenk (x)
1 Jan 1894 - 31 Dec 1894 Emil Johann Rudolf Frey
1 Jan 1895 - 31 Dec 1895 Josef Zemp
1 Jan 1896 - 31 Dec 1896 Adrien-Louis Lachenal
1 Jan 1897 - 31 Dec 1897 Adolf Deucher (x)
1 Jan 1898 - 31 Dec 1898 Eugène Ruffy
1 Jan 1899 - 31 Dec 1899 Eduard Müller
1 Jan 1900 - 31 Dec 1900 Walter Hauser (x)
1 Jan 1901 - 31 Dec 1901 Ernst Brenner
1 Jan 1902 - 31 Dec 1902 Josef Zemp (x)
1 Jan 1903 - 31 Dec 1903 Adolf Deucher (x)
1 Jan 1904 - 31 Dec 1904 Hugo-Robert Comtesse
1 Jan 1905 - 31 Dec 1905 Marc-Émile Ruchet
1 Jan 1906 - 31 Dec 1906 Johann Ludwig Forrer
1 Jan 1907 - 31 Dec 1907 Eduard Müller (x)
1 Jan 1908 - 31 Dec 1908 Ernst Brenner (x)
1 Jan 1909 - 31 Dec 1909 Adolf Deucher (x)
1 Jan 1910 - 31 Dec 1910 Hugo-Robert Comtesse (x)
1 Jan 1911 - 31 Dec 1911 Marc-Émile Ruchet (x)
1 Jan 1912 - 31 Dec 1912 Johann Ludwig Forrer (x)
1 Jan 1913 - 31 Dec 1913 Eduard Müller (x)
1 Jan 1914 - 31 Dec 1914 Hermann Arthur Hoffmann
1 Jan 1915 - 31 Dec 1915 Giuseppe Motta
1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916 Camille Decoppet
1 Jan 1917 - 31 Dec 1917 Edmund Schultheß
1 Jan 1918 - 31 Dec 1918 Felix Louis Calonder

[1] Legal name: Friedrich Frey.
[2] Also recorded as Johann Jakob Schaerer.
Last updated on: 08 Nov 2016 14:04:22