Antoine de Montchrestien

1575 - 1621

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Antoine de Montchrestien (or Montchrétien) (c. 1575 – 7 or 8 October 1621) was a French soldier, dramatist, adventurer and economist. Montchrestien was born in Falaise, Normandy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antoine de Montchrestien has received more than 29,336 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Antoine de Montchrestien is the 1,361st most popular writer (up from 1,444th in 2019), the 1,513th most popular biography from France (up from 1,580th in 2019) and the 196th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Antoine de Montchrestien ranks 1,361 out of 5,794Before him are Régis Debray, Nadezhda Mandelstam, Charles De Coster, James Ellroy, Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues, and James Murray. After him are Christian Morgenstern, Ed McBain, Colin Wilson, Don DeLillo, Terpander, and Jack Vance.

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Among people born in 1575, Antoine de Montchrestien ranks 7Before him are Marie de' Medici, Guido Reni, Jakob Böhme, Gwanghaegun of Joseon, Anne Catherine of Brandenburg, and Concino Concini. After him are John Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, Christoph Scheiner, Diego, Prince of Asturias, and Francesco Molin. Among people deceased in 1621, Antoine de Montchrestien ranks 13Before him are Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Michael Praetorius, Jan Karol Chodkiewicz, Cristofano Allori, Maria Christina, Princess of Transylvania, and Johann Arndt. After him are Ambrosius Bosschaert, Catherine Stenbock, Jan Jesenius, Bahāʾ al-dīn al-ʿĀmilī, Ottavio Rinuccini, and John Berchmans.

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In France

Among people born in France, Antoine de Montchrestien ranks 1,513 out of 5,234Before him are Armand Peugeot (1849), Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues (1715), Maria Vittoria dal Pozzo (1847), Pierre-Narcisse Guérin (1774), Ernest Meissonier (1815), and Charles, Duke of Lower Lorraine (953). After him are Alain de Benoist (1943), Joscelin I, Count of Edessa (1072), Constance of Arles (974), Jean Chardin (1643), Philibert Commerson (1727), and Samy Naceri (1961).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Antoine de Montchrestien ranks 196Before him are Anne Desclos (1907), Maurice Barrès (1862), Robert de Montesquiou (1855), Léon Werth (1878), Régis Debray (1940), and Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues (1715). After him are Léo Taxil (1854), Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly (1808), Henri Murger (1822), Edmond François Valentin About (1828), Blaise de Vigenère (1523), and Thoinot Arbeau (1520).