Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

1900 - 1944

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger, comte de Saint-Exupéry, simply known as de Saint-Exupéry (UK: , US: , French: [ɑ̃twan də sɛ̃t‿ɛɡzypeʁi]; 29 June 1900 – 31 July 1944), was a French writer, poet, aristocrat, journalist and pioneering aviator. He became a laureate of several of France's highest literary awards and also won the United States National Book Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry has received more than 2,289,571 page views. His biography is available in 97 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 22nd most popular writer.

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Among writers, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ranks 21 out of 4,883Before him are Jules Verne, Jean-Paul Sartre, Anton Chekhov, Honoré de Balzac, Sophocles, and Aesop. After him are Ernest Hemingway, Ovid, Albert Camus, Petrarch, Anne Frank, and Charles Dickens.

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Among people born in 1900, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ranks 1After him are Heinrich Himmler, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, Erich Fromm, Martin Bormann, Luis Buñuel, Chiune Sugihara, Wolfgang Pauli, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Hans Frank, and Adolf Dassler. Among people deceased in 1944, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ranks 1After him are Edvard Munch, Erwin Rommel, Wassily Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian, Romain Rolland, Claus von Stauffenberg, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, Abdulmejid II, Reza Shah, Günther von Kluge, and Michael Wittmann.

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In France

Among people born in France, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ranks 17 out of 4,109Before him are Jules Verne (1828), Nostradamus (1503), Jean-Paul Sartre (1905), Montesquieu (1689), Louis XVI of France (1754), and Honoré de Balzac (1799). After him are Charles de Gaulle (1890), Paul Gauguin (1848), John Calvin (1509), Alexandre Dumas (1802), Paul Cézanne (1839), and Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ranks 7Before him are Voltaire (1694), Victor Hugo (1802), Molière (1622), Jules Verne (1828), Jean-Paul Sartre (1905), and Honoré de Balzac (1799). After him are Alexandre Dumas (1802), Stendhal (1783), Marcel Proust (1871), Émile Zola (1840), Simone de Beauvoir (1908), and Denis Diderot (1713).

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