Handschin Foundation, foundations
Born on November 1, 1936 as citizen of Therwil near Basel. He attended the elementary school in Therwil and graduated with a Matura [the nationally required exam which allows entering a Swiss (or German, Austrian) university, type A, i.e. with Greek and Latin] from the humanities branch of the Gymnasium [college preparatory school] in Basel in 1956. Subsequently he studied philosophy and law at the universities of Basel and Fribourg and received a doctor in law in 1974.
"The Handschin Foundation: Franz Hasenböhler,"
Swiss American Historical Society Review: Vol. 45:
2, Article 17.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/sahs_review/vol45/iss2/17