Johann Jakob Scherer

Johann Jakob Scherer (November 10, 1825 – December 23, 1878) was a Swiss politician.

Johann Jakob Scherer

He was elected to the Swiss Federal Council on July 12, 1872 and died in office on December 23, 1878. He was affiliated to the Free Democratic Party of Switzerland.

During his time in office he held the following departments:

He was President of the Confederation in 1875.


  1. ^ "Frühere Departmentsvorsteher/Innen".

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Political offices
Preceded by Member of the Swiss Federal Council
Succeeded by