Encyclopedia > Melchior Josef Martin Knüsel

  Article Content

Melchior Josef Martin Knüsel

Melchior Josef Martin Knüsel (November 16, 1813 - January 15, 1889) was a Swiss politician.

He was elected to the Federal Council of Switzerland on July 14, 1855, and handed over office on December 31, 1875. He was affiliated with the Free Democratic Party. While in office he held the following departments:

He was president of Switzerland twice, in 1861 and 1866.


Predecessor: Martin J. Munzinger
Successor: Joachim Heer



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Canadian Music Hall of Fame

... Peterson 1979 Hank Snow 1980 Paul Anka 1981 Joni Mitchell 1982 Neil Young 1983 Glenn Gould 1986 Gordon Lightfoot 1987 The Guess Who[?] 1989 The Band 1990 ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 64.5 ms