Ships and Water pull like a Red Thread through my Life.
1945 Rolf Günter, born in Bern, growing up in Zurich.
1964 After Swiss A-level examination studies in law and sociology at the Universities of Zurich and Berne.
1968 journey to South America. Working as translator in Brazil and Paraguay. Travels to Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Columbia, Venezuela, Guyana. Back to Europe as sailor on a cargo ship.
1970 Reporter for the news program of Swiss TV.
1976 Video-Journalist at the scientific news program of Swiss TV. Translator of various non-fiction books. Author of several cover stories for the weekly Tages-Anzeiger Magazin. Author of the book Der Parasypathikus, a manual for self-medication.