Eduard Müller (Swiss politician)

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Eduard Müller
Eduard Müller.gif
Official Photograph circa early 1900s
Member of the Swiss Federal Council
In office
1895–1919
Preceded by Karl Scheurer
Succeeded by Karl Schenk
6th Mayor of Bern, Switzerland
In office
1888–1895
Preceded by Otto von Büren
Succeeded by Franz Lindt
Personal details
Born (1848-11-12)12 November 1848
Dresden, Germany
Died 9 November 1919(1919-11-09) (aged 70)
Bern, Switzerland
Political party Free Democratic Party
Profession Politician, Councilor,

Eduard Müller (12 November 1848 - 9 November 1919) was a Swiss politician, Mayor of Bern (1888-1895), President of the Swiss National Council (1890/1891) and member of the Swiss Federal Council (1895-1919). He was a member of the Free Democratic Party.

Member of the Federal Council[edit]

Müller was elected to the Federal Council of Switzerland on August 16, 1895.

While he was in office, he held the following departments:

Electoral Information[edit]

Müller was elected to the federal council on 1 ballot with 136 votes.

  • Ballots distributed: 171
  • Ballots received: 170
  • Blank ballots: 6
  • Spoiled ballots: 0
  • Valid ballots: 164
  • Absolute majority: 83

He died in office on 9 November 1919 at the age of 70.

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Preceded by
Otto von Büren
Mayor of Bern, Switzerland
1888–1895
Succeeded by
Franz Lindt
Preceded by
August Suter
President of the National Council
1890–1891
Succeeded by
Adrien Lachenal
Preceded by
Karl Schenk
Member of the Swiss Federal Council
1895–1919
Succeeded by
Karl Scheurer