Adolphe Thiers

1797 - 1877

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Marie Joseph Louis Adolphe Thiers ( tee-AIR, French: [maʁi ʒɔzɛf lwi adɔlf tjɛʁ]; 15 April 1797 – 3 September 1877) was a French statesman and historian. He was the second elected President of France, and the first President of the French Third Republic. Thiers was a key figure in the July Revolution of 1830, which overthrew the Bourbon monarchy, and the French Revolution of 1848, which established the Second French Republic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adolphe Thiers has received more than 493,376 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Adolphe Thiers is the 1,003rd most popular politician (down from 876th in 2019), the 382nd most popular biography from France (down from 341st in 2019) and the 89th most popular French Politician.

Adolphe Thiers was a French politician who is most famous for being the first president of the Third Republic of France.

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Among politicians, Adolphe Thiers ranks 1,003 out of 15,710Before him are Robert I, Duke of Normandy, Philip III of Macedon, Alfonso VI of León and Castile, Jiang Qing, Æthelwulf, King of Wessex, and Władysław III of Poland. After him are William Howard Taft, Emperor Gaozong of Tang, Jérôme Bonaparte, Frederick III of Denmark, Dionysius I of Syracuse, and Wojciech Jaruzelski.

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Among people born in 1797, Adolphe Thiers ranks 7Before him are Franz Schubert, William I, German Emperor, Heinrich Heine, Mary Shelley, Gaetano Donizetti, and Shamil, 3rd Imam of Dagestan. After him are Hiroshige, Joseph Henry, Charles Lyell, Ghalib, Alfred de Vigny, and Paul Delaroche. Among people deceased in 1877, Adolphe Thiers ranks 3Before him are Gustave Courbet and Brigham Young. After him are Saigō Takamori, Urbain Le Verrier, Crazy Horse, Henry Fox Talbot, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, Sophie of Württemberg, Cornelius Vanderbilt, and Ludwig Ritter von Köchel.

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Among people born in France, Adolphe Thiers ranks 382 out of 5,234Before him are André Malraux (1901), Louis IV of France (920), Jeanne Moreau (1928), Jean-Léon Gérôme (1824), Robert I, Duke of Normandy (1010), and Georges-Eugène Haussmann (1809). After him are Jérôme Bonaparte (1784), James I of Aragon (1208), Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis (1792), Jean-Louis Trintignant (1930), André Le Nôtre (1613), and Théophile Gautier (1811).


Among politicians born in France, Adolphe Thiers ranks 89Before him are Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (1748), Elisabeth of France (1602), Raymond Poincaré (1860), Baldwin I of Jerusalem (1058), Louis IV of France (920), and Robert I, Duke of Normandy (1010). After him are Jérôme Bonaparte (1784), James I of Aragon (1208), Édouard Daladier (1884), Jean Monnet (1888), Letizia Ramolino (1750), and Dagobert I (611).