Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve

1804 - 1869

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Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve (French: [sɛ̃t bœv]; 23 December 1804 – 13 October 1869) was a French literary critic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve has received more than 118,422 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve is the 3rd most popular critic, the 823rd most popular biography from France (down from 783rd in 2019) and the most popular French Critic.

Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve is most famous for his literary criticism.

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Among critics, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve ranks 3 out of 5Before him are John Ruskin and Vladimir Propp. After him are Vissarion Belinsky and Roger Ebert.

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Among people born in 1804, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve ranks 19Before him are Richard Owen, Marie Taglioni, John Deere, Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi, Eugène Sue, and Matthias Jakob Schleiden. After him are Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Carl von Rokitansky, Princess Luisa Carlotta of Naples and Sicily, Ludwig von Benedek, Hermann Schlegel, and Eduard Mörike. Among people deceased in 1869, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve ranks 7Before him are Hector Berlioz, Alphonse de Lamartine, Allan Kardec, Franklin Pierce, Ghalib, and Jan Evangelista Purkyně. After him are Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Hijikata Toshizō, Antoine-Henri Jomini, Prince Leopold, Duke of Brabant, Thomas Graham, and Carl Reichenbach.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve ranks 823 out of 5,234Before him are Françoise Barré-Sinoussi (1947), Jacques Delors (1925), Sebastian Brant (1458), Bertrand du Guesclin (1320), Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (1974), and Louis I, Duke of Anjou (1339). After him are Germaine of Foix (1488), Lucien Lévy-Bruhl (1857), Georges Picquart (1854), Léon Bourgeois (1851), Jacques Callot (1592), and Pierre Méchain (1744).

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Among critics born in France, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve ranks 1