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Alphonse de Lamartine

1790 - 1869

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Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de Lamartine (French: [alfɔ̃s maʁi lwi dəpʁa də lamaʁtin]; 21 October 1790 – 28 February 1869), was a French author, poet, and statesman who was instrumental in the foundation of the Second Republic and the continuation of the Tricolore as the flag of France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alphonse de Lamartine has received more than 475,623 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Alphonse de Lamartine is the 416th most popular writer (down from 366th in 2019), the 486th most popular biography from France (down from 400th in 2019) and the 72nd most popular French Writer.

Alphonse de Lamartine was a French poet and politician. He was most famous for his work in the 1830s and 1840s.

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Among writers, Alphonse de Lamartine ranks 416 out of 5,755Before him are Sholem Aleichem, Gertrude Stein, Saint-John Perse, Thomas Bernhard, Meera, and Lactantius. After him are Julio Cortázar, Tibullus, Karl Barth, Joseph Brodsky, Zecharia Sitchin, and George Eliot.

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Among people born in 1790, Alphonse de Lamartine ranks 7Before him are Jean-François Champollion, Leopold I of Belgium, Sunjo of Joseon, George Everest, August Ferdinand Möbius, and John Tyler. After him are Jules Dumont d'Urville, Nicolas Chauvin, John Frederic Daniell, Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden, Robert Stirling, and Adolph Diesterweg. Among people deceased in 1869, Alphonse de Lamartine ranks 4Before him are Hector Berlioz, Allan Kardec, and Franklin Pierce. After him are Jan Evangelista Purkyně, Ghalib, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Antoine-Henri Jomini, Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov, Thomas Graham, and Carl Loewe.

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In France

Among people born in France, Alphonse de Lamartine ranks 486 out of 6,011Before him are Alfred Kastler (1902), Emmanuel Macron (1977), Henri, Count of Chambord (1820), Victor Grignard (1871), Gérard Philipe (1922), and Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi (1834). After him are Mireille Darc (1938), Emma of Normandy (985), Jean-Martin Charcot (1825), Hilary of Poitiers (315), Lothair of France (941), and Arthur Honegger (1892).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Alphonse de Lamartine ranks 72Before him are Théophile Gautier (1811), Auguste Escoffier (1847), W. Somerset Maugham (1874), André Maurois (1885), Hector Malot (1830), and J. M. G. Le Clézio (1940). After him are Louis Aragon (1897), Louise de La Vallière (1644), Patrick Modiano (1945), Joris-Karl Huysmans (1848), Ève Curie (1904), and Anaïs Nin (1903).