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Gaston Paris

1839 - 1903

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Bruno Paulin Gaston Paris (French pronunciation: ​[ɡastɔ̃ paʁis]; 9 August 1839 – 5 March 1903) was a French literary historian, philologist, and scholar specialized in Romance studies and medieval French literature. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaston Paris has received more than 47,691 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Gaston Paris is the 2,270th most popular writer (down from 2,017th in 2019), the 2,491st most popular biography from France (down from 2,185th in 2019) and the 327th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Gaston Paris ranks 2,270 out of 5,755Before him are Salvadore Cammarano, Rahel Varnhagen, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, Alain Ducasse, Claudine Guérin de Tencin, and Andrei Voznesensky. After him are Vsevolod Garshin, Rómulo Gallegos, John Kennedy Toole, Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Phan Bội Châu, and Jean Raspail.

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Among people born in 1839, Gaston Paris ranks 29Before him are Floriano Peixoto, Jamsetji Tata, Ivan Goremykin, Ahmed Muhtar Pasha, Princess Feodora of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, and Takasugi Shinsaku. After him are Henry George, Nagakura Shinpachi, Joseph Oller, Hans Thoma, Hermann Levi, and Béni Kállay. Among people deceased in 1903, Gaston Paris ranks 27Before him are Richard Jordan Gatling, Marcel Renault, Sabino Arana, Nikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov, Rudolf Lipschitz, and Práxedes Mateo Sagasta. After him are Ronglu, Sophie Gengembre Anderson, Béni Kállay, Frederick Law Olmsted, Émile Baudot, and William Ernest Henley.

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In France

Among people born in France, Gaston Paris ranks 2,491 out of 6,011Before him are Jacques Doriot (1898), Claudine Guérin de Tencin (1682), Dominique Pinon (1955), François Berléand (1952), Vladimir Jankélévitch (1903), and Adolphe Monticelli (1824). After him are Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie (1718), Jérôme Pétion de Villeneuve (1756), Claude Rich (1929), Jacques Pills (1906), Jean Raspail (1925), and Jean Fernel (1497).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Gaston Paris ranks 327Before him are Édouard Drumont (1844), Émile Augier (1820), François Coppée (1842), Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse (1732), Alain Ducasse (1956), and Claudine Guérin de Tencin (1682). After him are Jean Raspail (1925), Paschasius Radbertus (792), Jean-Baptiste Dubos (1670), Varro Atacinus (-82), Paul Hazard (1878), and André Pieyre de Mandiargues (1909).