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Robert Haab.

Robert Haab (8 August 1865 – 15 October 1939) was a Swiss politician.

He was elected to the Swiss Federal Council on 13 December 1917 and handed over office on 31 December 1929. He was affiliated to the Free Democratic Party.

During his office time he held the Department of Posts and Railways and was President of the Confederation in 1922, winning by a slim majority of 163 to 154,[1] and again 1929.

External links[]

  • Template:Swiss Federal Councillor
  • Robert Haab in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Switzerland.
  • Newspaper clippings about R in the 20th Century Press Archives of the German National Library of Economics

Citations[]

  1. Colby, Frank Moore (Ed.). (1922). The New International Year Book. Dodd, Mead and Company. p. 687. Retrieved December 5, 2018.
Preceded by
Ludwig Forrer
Member of the Swiss Federal Council
1917–1929
Succeeded by
Albert Meyer

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