1848 in Switzerland

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Years
1849 | 1850

Events from 1848 in Switzerland.

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Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

  • 1 March-Pro-republic forces overthrow the Council of State, declare Switzerland a republic

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

  • 12 September-New constitution declared in force with 15 1/2 Cantons accepting, 6 1/2 voting against[1]

October[edit]

November[edit]

  • 6 November-Nationalrat and Ständerat meet in Bern for the first time[1]
  • 16 November-Seven members of Federal Council appointed[1]

December[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Oechsli, Wilhelm (1922). History of Switzerland, 1499-1914. The University Press. pp. 395–400. 

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