Oscar Fritschi, Swiss politician, Died at 76


Oscar Fritschi was born on February 25, 1972, and died on January 8, 2016.
He was a Swiss politician (FDP).
He grew up as the son of a liberal Superintendent of the textile industry on in Winterthur, Switzerland.
Oscar received his degree at the University of Zurich and received a doctorate.
Fritschi acquired work, as a high school teacher and wrote reports of party meetings for the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ).
He was appointed by the then cantonal party president, in 1965, and editor of the NZZ Ernst Bieri to party secretary for the canton and city of Zurich. In 1972, Fritschi became editor in chief for the Zurich Oberland.
He was president of the FDP of the Canton of Zurich, from 1986 to 1992.
He was a member of the Cantonal Council of the Canton of Zurich, from 1991 to 1992.
Oscar was in the National Assembly elected and had there a seat in the Security Policy, the Political Institutions, and the Drafting Committee, on November 25, 1991.
During the 1999 parliamentary elections, Oscar no longer had the support he wanted, therefore, he resigned on December 5, 1999, from the Grand Chamber.
Thereafter, Oscar became president of the European Conference on Human Rights and self-determination.
Oscar Fritschi retired in 2004, but still remained Chairman of the Board of the scoreboard of Uster and worked for Journal of Zurich Oberlander.
Oscar Fritschi was also appointed to the board of the FDP of the district Hinwil and president of the Foundation for Archaeology and Cultural History in Canton Zurich.
He was a Colonel in the Swiss army.
Oscar never got married.
Oscar Fritschi passed away at 76 yrs old.