Henri Meilhac

1831 - 1897

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Henri Meilhac (23 February 1830 – 6 July 1897) was a French dramatist and opera librettist, best known for his collaborations with Ludovic Halévy on Georges Bizet's Carmen and on the works of Jacques Offenbach, as well as Jules Massenet's Manon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Meilhac has received more than 55,661 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Henri Meilhac is the 2,521st most popular writer (up from 2,610th in 2019), the 2,641st most popular biography from France (down from 2,538th in 2019) and the 346th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Henri Meilhac ranks 2,521 out of 5,794Before him are Marie Under, Ibn Manzur, Menasseh Ben Israel, Nihal Atsız, Okakura Kakuzō, and Edward FitzGerald. After him are Armin T. Wegner, Mohammed Hussein Heikal, Ryōkan, Marjorie Boulton, Horace McCoy, and M. Karunanidhi.

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Among people born in 1831, Henri Meilhac ranks 50Before him are Daniele Comboni, Heinrich Anton de Bary, George Pullman, Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola, Subh-i-Azal, and Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein. After him are Ludvig Nobel, Ebenezer Cobb Morley, Victor Henri Rochefort, Marquis de Rochefort-Luçay, Hendrik Willem Mesdag, Gaston, Marquis de Galliffet, and Paolo Mantegazza. Among people deceased in 1897, Henri Meilhac ranks 37Before him are Andrés Bonifacio, George Pullman, Khurshidbanu Natavan, Panteleimon Kulish, Léon Boëllmann, and David Schwarz. After him are Stanislas de Guaita, Charles-Denis Bourbaki, James Legge, Julius von Sachs, Charles Boycott, and Prince William of Baden.

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In France

Among people born in France, Henri Meilhac ranks 2,641 out of 5,234Before him are Leos Carax (1960), Bernard Tapie (1943), Pierre Joseph Bonnaterre (1752), Charles Louis Auguste Fouquet, duc de Belle-Isle (1684), François Lemoyne (1688), and Antoine de Chézy (1718). After him are Louis, Duke of Guyenne (1397), Jean-Joseph de Mondonville (1711), Serge Telle (1955), Emmanuel, comte de Las Cases (1766), Marius Jacob (1879), and Antoine de Jussieu (1686).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Henri Meilhac ranks 346Before him are Petrus Comestor (1100), Violette Leduc (1907), Oscar Cullmann (1902), Fernand Crommelynck (1886), Jacques Amyot (1513), and Dominique Lapierre (1931). After him are Lupus Servatus (805), André Salmon (1881), Alphonse-Marie-Adolphe de Neuville (1836), Gustave Kahn (1859), Léon Daudet (1867), and Charles Blanc (1813).