Encyclopedia > Willy Ritschard

  Article Content

Willy Ritschard

Willy Ritschard (September 28, 1918 - October 16, 1983) was a Swiss politician.

He was elected to the Federal Council of Switzerland on December 5, 1973 and died in office on October 16, 1983. He was affiliated to the Social Democratic Party. During his office time he held the following departments:

He was president of Switzerland in 1978.

Predecessor: Hans-Peter Tschudi
Successor: Otto Stich

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

... as the Eurofighter EF 2000). Despite many delays and controversies over cost, the Typhoon is now in series production. Current orders for the participating nations ...

This page was created in 43.7 ms