Karl Kappeler

Johann Karl Kappeler (23 March 1816 – 20 October 1888) was a Swiss politician and President of the Swiss Council of States (1851/1852, 1854/1855, 1872 and 1881).

Karl Kappeler, c. 1880

External linksEdit

  • Johann Karl Kappeler in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Switzerland.
  • Biography of Karl Kappeler on the website of the Swiss Parliament.
  • Wilhelm Oechsli (1906), "Kappeler, Karl", Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (ADB) (in German), 51, Leipzig: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 38–40
Preceded by
Paul Migy
President of the Council of States
1851/1852
Succeeded by
François Briatte
Preceded by
James Fazy
President of the Council of States
1854/1855
Succeeded by
Constant Fornerod
Preceded by
Augustin Keller
President of the Council of States
1872
Succeeded by
Jules Roguin
Preceded by
Christian Sahli
President of the Council of States
1881
Succeeded by
Auguste Cornaz