François Mignet

1796 - 1884

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François Auguste Marie Mignet (8 May 1796 – 24 March 1884) was a French journalist and historian of the French Revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of François Mignet has received more than 28,987 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). François Mignet is the 41st most popular journalist (down from 37th in 2019), the 2,834th most popular biography from France (down from 2,495th in 2019) and the 4th most popular French Journalist.

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Among journalists, François Mignet ranks 41 out of 129Before him are Marie Colvin, Edward R. Murrow, Eve Arnold, Kazimierz Nowak, Werner Bischof, and Ara Güler. After him are Selma Rıza, Harriet Quimby, Joaquín Navarro-Valls, Marion Dönhoff, James Nachtwey, and Marcel Bezençon.

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Among people born in 1796, François Mignet ranks 30Before him are John Stevens Henslow, August von Platen-Hallermünde, Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel, Princess Frederica Wilhelmina of Prussia, Francis Crozier, and Johann Christian Poggendorff. After him are William H. Prescott, Abdullah Abdul Kadir, Charles Cousin-Montauban, Comte de Palikao, Anton Pann, Walter Hunt, and Georg, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg. Among people deceased in 1884, François Mignet ranks 35Before him are George Bentham, Hans Rott, Leopold Fitzinger, Gotthilf Hagen, Jan Arnošt Smoler, and Kiến Phúc. After him are Antonio García Gutiérrez, Juan Bautista Alberdi, Cyrus McCormick, Pavlo Chubynsky, Johann Gottfried Piefke, and Giuseppe De Nittis.

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Among people born in France, François Mignet ranks 2,834 out of 5,234Before him are Louis VIII, Duke of Bavaria (1403), Guillaume Rondelet (1507), Corbinian (670), Pierre Weiss (1865), Auguste Chevalier (1873), and Louise Moillon (1610). After him are Julius Leber (1891), Paul Poupard (1930), Michel Ocelot (1943), Catulle Mendès (1841), Nicholas, Crown Prince of Montenegro (1944), and Marc Seguin (1786).


Among journalists born in France, François Mignet ranks 4Before him are François-Noël Babeuf (1760), Jean-Marie Balestre (1921), and Victor Noir (1848). After him are Daniel Schneidermann (1958) and Rémi Ochlik (1983).