Celebrities in Switzerland by country of origin
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France (53)
Abauzit, Firmin
Adjani, Isabelle
Afflelou, Alain
Alesi, Jean
Anouilh, Jean
Aznavour, Charles
Béjart, Maurice
Jean-Claude Killy (1943 - )Sport star

The French ski champion and member of the International Olympics Committee has lived in Geneva since 1969. Jean-Claude Killy was born in Saint-Cloud in 1943. Very early on, his family moved to Val d'I >>>

UK (24)
Bowie, David
Byron, George
Chaplin, Charlie
Chaplin, Geraldine
Collins, Phil
Coulthard, David
Coward, Noel
Diana, Lady
Robert Palmer (1949 - )Music star

The English singer has lived in Switzerland since 1987. Born Alan Palmer in 1949 in Batley, Yorkshire, he spent the majority of his youth on the island of Malta. At the age of 19, he returned >>>

Germany (19)
Becker, Boris
Beisheim, Otto
Benjamin, Walter
Einstein, Albert
Hesse, Hermann
Kesten, Hermann
Kinski, Nastassja
Michael Schumacher (1969 - )F1 driver

The three-time Formula 1 champion has been living in Switzerland since 1996. Michael Schumacher was born in 1969 in Hürth, near Cologne. By the age of four, he was already making himself known on the >>>

USA (12)
Edelman, Asher
Fizgerald, Scott
Hauk, Minnie
Hemingway, Ernest
Hendricks, Barbara
Highsmith, Patricia
Jackson, Michael
Lauder, Léonard A.
Marc Rich (1938 - )Businessman

The king of commodities has lived in Zug since 1983. Marc Rich was born in 1934 to a Jewish family who emigrated to the USA during the war. At the age of 20, he was hired by Phillips Brothers, a top g >>>

Italy (11)
Gambini, Giovanni
Guareschi, Giovanni
Mussolini, Benito
Muti, Ornella
Pareto, Vilfredo
Pavone, Rita
Pratt, Hugo
Rossi, Pellegrino
Victor-E. Savoie (1937 - )King

The ruler of the House of Savoy lives in Vésenaz, in the greater Geneva area. Born in 1937, Victor Emmanuel of Savoy is the successor to Humbert II, King of Italy, and Marie José, Queen of Italy and R >>>

Russia (9)
Bakounine, Mikhaïl
Nabokov, Vladimir
Nijinsky, Vaslav
Romanov, Nicolas
Stravinsky, Igor
Tchaïkowsky, Piotr
Trotski, Leon
Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971)Music star

The Russian composer, who acquired first French and then American nationality, lived for a long time in Clarens, near Montreux. This amazing conductor and pianist dabbled in all genres of music and wo >>>

Greece (9)
Cohen, Albert
Goulandris, Basil
Latsis, John
Lemos, Costas
Livanos, Georges
Mercouri, Melina
Mouskouri, Nana
Niarchos, Stavros
Georges Livanos (1926 - 1997)Shipping tycoon

Like many of his fellow countrymen, this Greek shipowner lived in Lausanne. Georges Livanos was born in 1926 in New Orleans. His father, Stavros Livanos, was a great figure in Greek shipowning circles >>>

Romania (4)
Botnar, Octav
Haskil, Clara
Roumanie, Michel
Tzara, Tristan

Poland (3)
Moscicki, Ignacy
Paderewski, Ignace
Sienkiewicz, Henryk

Sweden (3)
Kamprad, Ingvar
Lyngstad, Anni-Fried
Rausing, Gad

Canada (3)
Dion, Céline
Twain, Shania
Villeneuve, Jacques

South Africa (3)
Horn, Mike
Krüger, Paul
Rupert, Johann

Spain (3)
Moya, Carlos
Picasso, Paloma
Samaranch, Antonio

Saudi Arabia (3)
Fahd, Ibn Abdu Aziz
Olayan, Suliman S.
Yamani, Ahmed

Lebanon (2)
Hechter, Daniel
Safra, Edmond

Austria (2)
De Wittelsbach, Sissi
Kokoschka, Oscar

The Netherlands (2)
Brenninkmeijer, -
Heineken, Alfred Henry

Hungary (2)
Esterházy-Ottrubay, Melinda
Kristof, Agota

Ireland (1)
Joyce, James

Thailand (1)
Adulyadej, Bhumibol

Pakistan (1)
Agha Khan IV, Karim

Algery (1)
Ben Bella, -

Slovakia (1)
Mazaryk, Thomas

India (1)
Aga Khan, Sadruddin

Belgium (1)
Simenon, Georges

Iran (1)
Reza, Muhammed

Finland (1)
Mannerheim, Gustav

Argentina (1)
Borgès, Jorge Luis

Sudan (1)
Gaon, Nessim

Bulgaria (1)
Canetti, Elias

Armenia (1)
Eberhardt, Isabelle

Congo-Kinshasa (1)
Mobutu, Sese Seko

Peru (1)
Perez de Cuellar, Javier

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