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Leon Schlumpf

politician

Leon SCHLUMPF, Swiss politician. Grisons Cantonal Pari. 1955-1974; National Council 1966-1974; Council of States since 1974; Federation Council 1979-1987.

Background

Schlumpf, Leon was born on February 3, 1925 in Felsburg, Canton Grisons.

Education

Degree in Law, University Zurich.

Career

Attorney, notary public, 1951—1965. President District Trins, 1959—1963. Member Grisons State Legislature, 1955—1974, president, 1964—1965.

Member National Council, 1966—1974, Council States, 1974, Federal Council, since 1979. Head department transport, communications & energy. President Swiss confederation, 1984.

Member People's Party.

Membership

Grisons Cantonal Pari. 1955-1974; National Council 1966-1974. Council of States since 1974.

Federation Council 1979-1987.

Connections

Married Trudi Rupp Schlumpf. 3 children.

spouse:
Trudi Rupp Schlumpf