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Alain Peyrefitte

1925 - 1999

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Alain Peyrefitte (French pronunciation: [alɛ̃ pɛʁfit]; 26 August 1925 – 27 November 1999) was a French scholar and politician. He was a confidant of Charles de Gaulle and had a long career in public service, serving as a diplomat in Germany and Poland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alain Peyrefitte has received more than 51,324 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Alain Peyrefitte is the 13,867th most popular politician (down from 12,147th in 2019), the 4,094th most popular biography from France (down from 3,654th in 2019) and the 835th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Alain Peyrefitte ranks 13,867 out of 15,577Before him are Sándor Simonyi-Semadam, Jamil Mardam Bey, Mogens Lykketoft, Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Muhammad Mian Soomro, and Sergey Oldenburg. After him are Sam Hinds, Volodymyr Lytvyn, Oxyntes, Muhammad of Ghazni, Jürgen Möllemann, and Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum.

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Among people born in 1925, Alain Peyrefitte ranks 324Before him are James Mellaart, Iwao Takamoto, Juan Francisco Lombardo, Francesco Colasuonno, Arne Åhman, and José Parra Martínez. After him are Luis Alberto Monge, Medgar Evers, Jean Cau, Toma Caragiu, Steve Forrest, and Károly Makk. Among people deceased in 1999, Alain Peyrefitte ranks 183Before him are Ashley Montagu, Robert Kramer, Anahit Tsitsikian, Lester Bowie, Teuvo Aura, and Yury Malyshev. After him are João Cabral de Melo Neto, Nicholas Metropolis, Eric Wolf, Fritzi Burger, Henry Carlsson, and Jehan Buhan.

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Among people born in France, Alain Peyrefitte ranks 4,094 out of 6,011Before him are Jérôme Le Banner (1972), George du Maurier (1834), Marie-Louise Lachapelle (1769), Cyril Raffaelli (1974), Solveig Dommartin (1961), and Jean Baptiste Christophore Fusée Aublet (1723). After him are Olivier Marchal (1958), Élie-Abel Carrière (1818), Sylvie Guillem (1965), Michel-Jean Sedaine (1719), Jean-Paul Proust (1940), and Léon Glovacki (1928).


Among politicians born in France, Alain Peyrefitte ranks 835Before him are Jean Lassalle (1955), Henri Masson (1872), Paul Passy (1859), Charles Athanase Walckenaer (1771), Joseph Alzin (1893), and Marie-Louise Lachapelle (1769). After him are Jean-Paul Proust (1940), Patrick Strzoda (1952), Jacques Sautereau (1860), Érik Orsenna (1947), André Labatut (1891), and Jacques Barrot (1937).