Alfred de Vigny

1797 - 1863

Alfred de Vigny

Alfred Victor, Comte de Vigny (27 March 1797 – 17 September 1863) was a French poet and early leader of French Romanticism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred de Vigny has received more than 138,435 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 771st most popular writer.

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Among writers, Alfred de Vigny ranks 768 out of 4,883Before him are Tukaram, Samuel Richardson, Derek Walcott, Vātsyāyana, Maya Angelou, and Nonnus. After him are Viktor Shklovsky, John Fowles, Hans Sachs, Tony Buzan, Edgar Wallace, and Madame de La Fayette.

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Among people born in 1797, Alfred de Vigny ranks 12Before him are Adolphe Thiers, Hiroshige, Shamil, 3rd Imam of Dagestan, Joseph Henry, Ghalib, and Charles Lyell. After him are Paul Delaroche, Sojourner Truth, Frederick Augustus II of Saxony, Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, and Manuela Sáenz. Among people deceased in 1863, Alfred de Vigny ranks 6Before him are Eugène Delacroix, Jacob Grimm, Frederick VII of Denmark, William Makepeace Thackeray, and Johann Karl Ehrenfried Kegel. After him are Solomon Northup, Horace Vernet, Jakob Steiner, Sa'id of Egypt, Christian Friedrich Hebbel, and Stonewall Jackson.

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In France

Among people born in France, Alfred de Vigny ranks 857 out of 4,109Before him are Jacques Pierre Brissot (1754), Edmond de Goncourt (1822), Armand Fallières (1841), Marcellin Berthelot (1827), Pierre-Gilles de Gennes (1932), and Antoine Arnauld (1612). After him are Agnes of Merania (1175), Joseph Babinski (1857), Louise Élisabeth of France (1727), Madame de La Fayette (1634), Georges Dumézil (1898), and Theodore Beza (1519).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Alfred de Vigny ranks 121Before him are Antoine Galland (1646), Marie de France (1101), Jean de La Bruyère (1645), Bernard Gui (1261), Chevalier d'Éon (1728), and Edmond de Goncourt (1822). After him are Madame de La Fayette (1634), Theodore Beza (1519), Georges Bernanos (1888), Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle (1657), Jean Anouilh (1910), and Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné (1626).

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