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POLITICIAN

Armand de Vignerot du Plessis

1696 - 1788

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Louis François Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, duc de Richelieu (pronounced [aʁmɑ̃ d(ə) viɲəʁo dy plɛsi]; 13 March 1696 – 8 August 1788), was a French soldier, diplomat and statesman. He joined the army and participated in three major wars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Armand de Vignerot du Plessis has received more than 95,285 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Armand de Vignerot du Plessis is the 4,971st most popular politician (down from 4,942nd in 2019), the 1,533rd most popular biography from France (up from 1,570th in 2019) and the 385th most popular French Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Armand de Vignerot du Plessis ranks 4,971 out of 15,577Before him are Vittorio Storaro, Giuliano Amato, Mauricio Macri, Hermine Reuss of Greiz, Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, and Anton Mussert. After him are Pedro Sánchez, Amyntas II of Macedon, Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha, Stepan Shaumian, Gojong of Goryeo, and William I, Elector of Hesse.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1696, Armand de Vignerot du Plessis ranks 8Before him are Augustus III of Poland, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Alphonsus Liguori, Abram Petrovich Gannibal, Maurice de Saxe, and Princess Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel. After him are Joseph Wenzel I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Johann Melchior Molter, Marco Foscarini, Christian August, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, Francesca Cuzzoni, and Shah Jahan II. Among people deceased in 1788, Armand de Vignerot du Plessis ranks 10Before him are Charles Edward Stuart, Thomas Gainsborough, Jean-François de Galaup, comte de Lapérouse, Maurice Quentin de La Tour, Johann Georg Hamann, and Giovanni Antonio Scopoli. After him are Infante Gabriel of Spain, José, Prince of Brazil, Duchess Augusta of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Nicole-Reine Lepaute, Toriyama Sekien, and Charles Christian, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg.

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In France

Among people born in France, Armand de Vignerot du Plessis ranks 1,533 out of 6,011Before him are Theobald III, Count of Champagne (1179), Isabella, Duchess of Lorraine (1400), Émile Chartier (1868), Jane Avril (1868), Antoine Barnave (1761), and Aegidius (450). After him are Guillaume de Beaujeu (1300), Countess Palatine Caroline of Zweibrücken (1721), Francis II, Duke of Lorraine (1572), Barbara (1930), Louise of France (1737), and Xavier de Maistre (1763).

Among POLITICIANS In France

Among politicians born in France, Armand de Vignerot du Plessis ranks 385Before him are Raimbaut de Vaqueiras (1165), Mahaut, Countess of Artois (1269), Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut (1401), Isabella, Duchess of Lorraine (1400), Jane Avril (1868), and Antoine Barnave (1761). After him are Guillaume de Beaujeu (1300), Countess Palatine Caroline of Zweibrücken (1721), Francis II, Duke of Lorraine (1572), Louise of France (1737), Raymond of Burgundy (1070), and Peter II, Duke of Bourbon (1438).