Daniel Guérin

1904 - 1988

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Daniel Guérin (French: [ɡeʁɛ̃]; 19 May 1904, in Paris – 14 April 1988, in Suresnes) was a French libertarian-communist author, best known for his work Anarchism: From Theory to Practice, as well as his collection No Gods No Masters: An Anthology of Anarchism in which he collected writings on the idea and movement it inspired, from the first writings of Max Stirner in the mid-19th century through the first half of the 20th century. He is also known for his opposition to Nazism, fascism, capitalism, imperialism and colonialism, in addition to his support for the Confederación Nacional del Trabajo (CNT) during the Spanish Civil War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Guérin has received more than 129,025 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Daniel Guérin is the 2,917th most popular writer (down from 2,911th in 2019), the 2,912th most popular biography from France (down from 2,715th in 2019) and the 390th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Daniel Guérin ranks 2,917 out of 5,794Before him are Sturla Þórðarson, Coelius Sedulius, Max Gallo, Roberto Arlt, Joseph Görres, and Mike Resnick. After him are H.D., Lucius Aelius Stilo Praeconinus, Johan Herman Wessel, Erik Gustaf Geijer, Jean-François Revel, and John Osborne.

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Among people born in 1904, Daniel Guérin ranks 141Before him are William L. Shirer, Pyotr Koshevoy, Terence Fisher, Luigi Bertolini, Emilio Recoba, and André Leducq. After him are Yulii Khariton, Antoun Saadeh, Ralph Bunche, Nikos Skalkottas, Lippo Hertzka, and Aparicio Méndez. Among people deceased in 1988, Daniel Guérin ranks 97Before him are Francis Ponge, Henry Armstrong, Bluma Zeigarnik, Pete Maravich, Erich Probst, and Alec Issigonis. After him are Frank Zamboni, Aparicio Méndez, Rose Ausländer, Mikha'il Na'ima, Roy Buchanan, and Pál Titkos.

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In France

Among people born in France, Daniel Guérin ranks 2,912 out of 5,234Before him are Wan Hu (1510), Jean-Antoine Chaptal (1756), Jules Dalou (1838), René Barjavel (1911), Paul Pogba (1993), and Max Gallo (1932). After him are Achille Devéria (1800), Edward Poynter (1836), Jean-François Revel (1924), Félix Gaillard (1919), Mélanie Laurent (1983), and Aimeric de Peguilhan (1200).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Daniel Guérin ranks 390Before him are Gaston Rébuffat (1921), Pierre Gringore (1475), Marie Anne de Vichy-Chamrond, marquise du Deffand (1697), Victor Segalen (1878), René Barjavel (1911), and Max Gallo (1932). After him are Jean-François Revel (1924), Yasmina Reza (1959), Pierre Jean Jouve (1887), Vincent Voiture (1597), Tristan Bernard (1866), and William of Jumièges (1000).