Edmond de Goncourt

1822 - 1896

Edmond de Goncourt

Edmond Louis Antoine Huot de Goncourt (pronounced [ɛdmɔ̃ də ɡɔ̃kuʁ]; 26 May 1822 – 16 July 1896) was a French writer, literary critic, art critic, book publisher and the founder of the Académie Goncourt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edmond de Goncourt has received more than 62,322 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 764th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Edmond de Goncourt ranks 761 out of 4,883Before him are Julian Barnes, Rubén Darío, Publilius Syrus, Tao Yuanming, Chevalier d'Éon, and Bacchylides. After him are Tukaram, Samuel Richardson, Derek Walcott, Vātsyāyana, Maya Angelou, and Nonnus.

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Among people born in 1822, Edmond de Goncourt ranks 12Before him are Frédéric Passy, Francis Galton, Rudolf Clausius, Rutherford B. Hayes, Étienne Lenoir, and Charles Hermite. After him are Francis, Duke of Cádiz, Heinrich Louis d'Arrest, Midhat Pasha, Prince Napoléon Bonaparte, Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies, and Adelaide of Austria. Among people deceased in 1896, Edmond de Goncourt ranks 16Before him are John Everett Millais, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Naser al-Din Shah Qajar, José Rizal, John Langdon Down, and H. H. Holmes. After him are Ambroise Thomas, Louis-Jules Trochu, Richard Avenarius, Ivar Aasen, Prince Louis, Duke of Nemours, and Frederic Leighton.

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In France

Among people born in France, Edmond de Goncourt ranks 852 out of 4,109Before him are Robert of Molesme (1024), Christina of Lorraine (1565), René Cassin (1887), Chevalier d'Éon (1728), Lorin Maazel (1930), and Jacques Pierre Brissot (1754). After him are Armand Fallières (1841), Marcellin Berthelot (1827), Pierre-Gilles de Gennes (1932), Antoine Arnauld (1612), Alfred de Vigny (1797), and Agnes of Merania (1175).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Edmond de Goncourt ranks 120Before him are Pierre Choderlos de Laclos (1741), Antoine Galland (1646), Marie de France (1101), Jean de La Bruyère (1645), Bernard Gui (1261), and Chevalier d'Éon (1728). After him are Alfred de Vigny (1797), Madame de La Fayette (1634), Theodore Beza (1519), Georges Bernanos (1888), Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle (1657), and Jean Anouilh (1910).

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