Hector Malot

1830 - 1907

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Hector-Henri Malot (Hector Malot) (20 May 1830 – 18 July 1907) was a French writer born in La Bouille, Seine-Maritime. He studied law in Rouen and Paris, but eventually literature became his passion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hector Malot has received more than 119,783 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Hector Malot is the 377th most popular writer (down from 351st in 2019), the 418th most popular biography from France (down from 390th in 2019) and the 67th most popular French Writer.

Hector Malot is most famous for his novel "Le Petit Nicolas."

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Among writers, Hector Malot ranks 377 out of 5,794Before him are Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Jorge Amado, Auguste Escoffier, Paul Auster, and Richard Bach. After him are Jami, Henning Mankell, Beatrix Potter, Patrick Modiano, Marguerite Yourcenar, and Paul Éluard.

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Among people born in 1830, Hector Malot ranks 10Before him are Julius Lothar Meyer, Emily Dickinson, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, Frédéric Mistral, Isabella II of Spain, and Paul Heyse. After him are Eadweard Muybridge, Porfirio Díaz, Hans von Bülow, Isma'il Pasha, Étienne-Jules Marey, and Élisée Reclus. Among people deceased in 1907, Hector Malot ranks 7Before him are Dmitri Mendeleev, Edvard Grieg, Sully Prudhomme, Klara Hitler, Oscar II of Sweden, and William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin. After him are Henri Moissan, Joris-Karl Huysmans, Alfred Jarry, Asaph Hall, Giosuè Carducci, and Marcellin Berthelot.

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In France

Among people born in France, Hector Malot ranks 418 out of 5,234Before him are Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran (1845), Auguste Escoffier (1847), Avitus (395), Giambologna (1529), Patrice de MacMahon (1808), and Ferdinand de Lesseps (1805). After him are Théodore Rousseau (1812), Jacques Tati (1907), Arsène Wenger (1949), Henri Moissan (1852), Gérard Philipe (1922), and Nicolas Malebranche (1638).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Hector Malot ranks 67Before him are Jean Genet (1910), Arthur de Gobineau (1816), Jacques Prévert (1900), Alphonse de Lamartine (1790), Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet (1627), and Auguste Escoffier (1847). After him are Patrick Modiano (1945), Paul Éluard (1895), Georges Bataille (1897), Louise de La Vallière (1644), Maurice Leblanc (1864), and Françoise Sagan (1935).