Claude Alexandre de Bonneval

1675 - 1747

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Claude Alexandre, Comte de Bonneval (14 July 1675 – 23 March 1747), was a French army officer who later went into the service of the Ottoman Empire, eventually converting to Islam and becoming known as Humbaracı Ahmet Paşa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claude Alexandre de Bonneval has received more than 46,608 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Claude Alexandre de Bonneval is the 670th most popular military personnel (up from 811th in 2019), the 1,876th most popular biography from France and the 77th most popular French Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Claude Alexandre de Bonneval ranks 670 out of 1,466Before him are Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, Won Gyun, Georg Lindemann, Peucestas, Lady Triệu, and Álvaro de Bazán, 1st Marquess of Santa Cruz. After him are Heinz Hitler, Vasily Petrov, Ernst Linder, Callicratidas, Friedrich Wilhelm Freiherr von Bülow, and Teruo Nakamura.

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Among people born in 1675, Claude Alexandre de Bonneval ranks 7Before him are Pope Benedict XIV, Emperor Higashiyama, Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon, William Jones, Tarabai, and Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco. After him are Vakhtang VI of Kartli, Samuel Clarke, and Frederick William, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. Among people deceased in 1747, Claude Alexandre de Bonneval ranks 13Before him are Princess Christine Louise of Oettingen-Oettingen, Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues, Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Giuseppe Crespi, and Philip Johan von Strahlenberg. After him are Francesco Solimena, Karl Leopold, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Jean-Féry Rebel, Andrey Osterman, and Barthold Heinrich Brockes.

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In France

Among people born in France, Claude Alexandre de Bonneval ranks 1,876 out of 5,234Before him are Jacques Copeau (1879), Sophie Blanchard (1778), Adémar de Chabannes (989), Cécile Aubry (1928), Philippe de Broca (1933), and Jacques Cazotte (1719). After him are Yves Bonnefoy (1923), Aimery of Cyprus (1172), Margaret of Bourbon (1438), Johann Hermann (1738), Jean de Meun (1240), and Pierre Reverdy (1889).


Among military personnels born in France, Claude Alexandre de Bonneval ranks 77Before him are Dominique Vandamme (1770), François-Henri de Montmorency, duc de Luxembourg (1628), Jules Brunet (1838), Henri Gatien Bertrand (1773), Joseph Gallieni (1849), and Louis-Joseph de Montcalm (1712). After him are Christian de Castries (1902), Duke Alexander of Württemberg (1771), Jean II Le Maingre (1366), Maurice Sarrail (1856), William Iron Arm (1010), and Hubert Lyautey (1854).