Henri Alexis Brialmont

1821 - 1903

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Henri-Alexis Brialmont (Venlo, 25 May 1821 – Brussels, 21 July 1903), nicknamed The Belgian Vauban after the French military architect, was a Belgian army officer, politician and writer of the 19th century, best known as a military architect and designer of fortifications. Brialmont qualified as an officer in the Belgian army engineers in 1843 and quickly rose up the ranks. He served as a staff officer, and later was given command of the district of the key port of Antwerp. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Alexis Brialmont has received more than 31,921 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Henri Alexis Brialmont is the 11,054th most popular politician (down from 10,576th in 2019), the 519th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 473rd in 2019) and the 83rd most popular Dutch Politician.

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Among politicians, Henri Alexis Brialmont ranks 11,054 out of 15,710Before him are Günter Verheugen, Henry, Duke of Anhalt-Köthen, Eorcenberht of Kent, Mohammad-Reza Mahdavi Kani, Abdalá Bucaram, and Alfred Meyer. After him are Dumarsais Estimé, Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj, Gnaeus Papirius Carbo, Abeid Karume, Miguel Ángel Rodríguez, and Edwin of Northumbria.

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Among people born in 1821, Henri Alexis Brialmont ranks 62Before him are Princess Adelheid of Schaumburg-Lippe, Georgi Sava Rakovski, Henriëtte Ronner-Knip, Aleksey Pisemsky, Nikolai Zaremba, and Nils Johan Andersson. After him are Giuseppe Saracco, Apollon Maykov, Leopold III, Prince of Lippe, Mikhail Petrashevsky, Friedrich Kiel, and Charles Francis Hall. Among people deceased in 1903, Henri Alexis Brialmont ranks 47Before him are Lina Sandell, Kusumoto Ine, Ozaki Kōyō, Tang Jingsong, Apolinario Mabini, and George Gissing. After him are Gustav Radde, Girolamo de Rada, Konstantinos Paspatis, Augusta Holmès, Eugène-Anatole Demarçay, and Emily Warren Roebling.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Henri Alexis Brialmont ranks 519 out of 1,209Before him are Willy van der Kuijlen (1946), Arend Heyting (1898), Martin Jol (1956), Simeon ten Holt (1923), Wander Johannes de Haas (1878), and Jan Wolkers (1925). After him are Dirk Stikker (1897), Kees Rijvers (1926), Tinus Osendarp (1916), Frederik van Eeden (1860), Dirk Jan de Geer (1870), and Derek de Lint (1950).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Henri Alexis Brialmont ranks 83Before him are Neelie Kroes (1941), Frits Bolkestein (1933), Cornelis Lely (1854), Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy (1885), Hendrikus Colijn (1869), and Willem Schermerhorn (1894). After him are Dirk Stikker (1897), Dirk Jan de Geer (1870), Henry Casimir I of Nassau-Dietz (1612), Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer (1692), Jan de Quay (1901), and Ramon Dekkers (1969).