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Frithjof Schuon

Writer and metaphysician with magazines on religious beliefs and spirituality. He was important within the Perennialist College. His desire for metaphysical truth was piqued after reading Upanishads as well as the Bhagavad Gita. He offered within the French military. He lived one of the Plains Indians from the American Western …

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Natascha Badmann

Triathlete who had a prominent stretch on the Ironman Globe Championships from 1996-2005, where she won 6 silver medals and two silvers. She was an extremely successful youngsters athlete. She actually is known greatest to be a force through the bicycle leg, as well as for smiling while contending. She …

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Brigitte McMahon

Triathlete who won a platinum medal within the inaugural Olympic triathlon in the 2000 Summer time Video games in Sydney. She was an effective youngsters athlete. She retired in 2005 after finding a two-year ban for doping. She was created in Baar, Switzerland. In the 2004 Olympics she competed against …

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Chelsea Fontenel

Swiss tennis participant and singer who’s been ranked number 2 in Switzerland and number 1 in Canton Aargau. She used tennis at age six. She’s a talented vocalist and was a contestant on Germany’s The Tone of voice Children 2015. She was created to parents Kathleen and Cabie in Switzerland. …

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Andy Hug

Karateka and heavyweight kickboxer who’s considered one of the biggest ever, but his profession was cut brief when died of leukemia. He was an extremely talented youngsters soccer participant, and began exercising karate at age group 11, to greatly help with bullying. Among his many achievements, he won silver medals …

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Alfonsina Storni

Latin-American modernist poet whose functions are the Restlessness from the Rose and Nice Injury. Many of her functions, including Teatro infantil (Theater for Kids) and Nosotras con el tejido (We Ladies and your skin), were released posthumously. She became a member of a traveling theater troupe when she was fifteen …

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Werner Hug

A chess Grandmaster who dominated Swiss chess in the 1970s. He had taken first within the 1975 Swiss Tournament. He was Globe Junior Chess Champ in 1971. He performed for the Swiss group in eleven Chess Olympiads. He previously five children along with his wife Anna. He and Wolfgang Unzicker …

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Peter Zumthor

Designer from the Kunsthaus Bregenz in Austria and receiver of this year’s 2009 Pritzker Award and 2013 RIBA Royal Silver Medal. He was known for such architectural books as “Considering Structures,” “Atmospheres,” and “Viewing Zumthor,” a cooperation with professional photographer Hans Danuser. He was apprenticed to some carpenter in 1958, …

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Sebalter

Vocalist and fiddler who also rose to popularity in 2014 after representing Switzerland within the Eurovision Track Contest. He adopted in 2015 along with his debut recording Day time of Glory. From 2000 to 2002, he was the bassist for the Swiss rock-band The Stalkers. Then moved to perform fiddle …

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Patrick Nuo

Known for his 2003 debut pop record, Welcome, this Swiss-born vocalist released another record, Superglue, in 2005, along with a third, Nuo, in 2007. Also an professional, he performed a recurring function within the German tv series Lotta in Appreciate. As a kid, he imagined learning to be a professional …

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