Charles Paul de Kock

1793 - 1871

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Charles Paul de Kock (May 21, 1793 in Passy, Paris – April 27, 1871 in Paris) was a French novelist. Although one of the most popular writers of his day, in terms of book sales, his literary reputation was low-brow and poor taste. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Paul de Kock has received more than 49,854 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Charles Paul de Kock is the 1,732nd most popular writer, the 1,906th most popular biography from France and the 246th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Charles Paul de Kock ranks 1,732 out of 5,794Before him are Dora d'Istria, Rainis, David Lodge, Djuna Barnes, Emilia Pardo Bazán, and Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany. After him are Jordan of Saxony, Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić, Sebastian Haffner, Marcel Schwob, and Baba Tahir.

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Among people born in 1793, Charles Paul de Kock ranks 16Before him are Josef Ressel, Sam Houston, Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller, Thomas Addison, Dost Mohammad Khan, and Tokugawa Ieyoshi. After him are Karl Lachmann, Philipp Veit, Constantine Kanaris, Princess Caroline of Denmark, Ludwig Reichenbach, and Baldomero Espartero. Among people deceased in 1871, Charles Paul de Kock ranks 17Before him are Wilhelm Weitling, Wilhelm von Tegetthoff, Alexander Afanasyev, Sigismond Thalberg, Anna Atkins, and Filippo Taglioni. After him are Mehmed Emin Âli Pasha, Jarosław Dąbrowski, Friedrich Anton Wilhelm Miquel, Moritz von Schwind, Pierre Leroux, and Anselme Payen.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles Paul de Kock ranks 1,906 out of 5,234Before him are Jean Sorel (1934), Guy Mollet (1905), Louison Bobet (1925), Charles Cros (1842), Jacques Cathelineau (1759), and Eric Abidal (1979). After him are Marie Jeanne Baptiste of Savoy-Nemours (1644), Constant Troyon (1810), Marcel Schwob (1867), Anne Parillaud (1960), Gaston Planté (1834), and Jean-Baptiste Regnault (1754).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Charles Paul de Kock ranks 246Before him are Annie Ernaux (1940), Jacques Cazotte (1719), Jean de Meun (1240), Pierre Reverdy (1889), Augustin Barruel (1741), and Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de Genlis (1746). After him are Marcel Schwob (1867), Marquis de Custine (1790), Guillaume de Lorris (1200), Jean Bodel (1165), Benjamin Péret (1899), and Jules de Goncourt (1830).