Dominique Venner

1935 - 2013

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Dominique Venner (French: [vɛnɛʁ]; 16 April 1935 – 21 May 2013) was a French historian, journalist and essayist. Venner was a member of the Organisation armée secrète and later became a European nationalist, founding Europe-Action, before withdrawing from politics to focus on a career as a historian. He specialized in military and political history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dominique Venner has received more than 178,373 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Dominique Venner is the 1,507th most popular writer (down from 1,014th in 2019), the 1,685th most popular biography from France (down from 1,138th in 2019) and the 217th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Dominique Venner ranks 1,507 out of 5,794Before him are Paul Goma, John Webster, David Grossman, Robert Wilson, Patricia Cornwell, and Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz. After him are Avianus, Joseph Joubert, Alexander Grin, Salawat Yulayev, Donald E. Westlake, and René Char.

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Among people born in 1935, Dominique Venner ranks 80Before him are Jack Welch, António Ramalho Eanes, Vladica Popović, Judd Hirsch, Paul Goma, and Lee Remick. After him are Robert Silverberg, Valeri Kubasov, Princess Elisabeth of Denmark, Bruno Sammartino, Jerry Orbach, and Monique Wittig. Among people deceased in 2013, Dominique Venner ranks 86Before him are Rossana Podestà, Masao Uchino, Antoni Ramallets, Pierre Mauroy, Sławomir Mrożek, and Seamus Heaney. After him are Arthur Danto, Ken Norton, Eleanor Parker, Pedro Rocha, Ladislao Mazurkiewicz, and Tuncel Kurtiz.

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In France

Among people born in France, Dominique Venner ranks 1,685 out of 5,234Before him are Louis Henri, Prince of Condé (1756), Anne Gonzaga (1616), John of Matha (1150), Otto Meissner (1880), Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (1758), and Tony Garnier (1869). After him are Joseph Joubert (1754), Germaine Dulac (1882), Jules Chéret (1836), Raymonde de Laroche (1882), Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier (1705), and Charles II, Duke of Bourbon (1434).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Dominique Venner ranks 217Before him are Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza (1911), Agrippa d'Aubigné (1552), Tomi Ungerer (1931), Roland Topor (1938), Robert Desnos (1900), and Henry de Montherlant (1895). After him are Joseph Joubert (1754), René Char (1907), Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy (1758), Alphonse Allais (1854), Jules Romains (1885), and Georges Feydeau (1862).

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