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Henry de Montherlant

1895 - 1972

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Henry Marie Joseph Frédéric Expedite Millon de Montherlant (French: [mɔ̃tɛʁlɑ̃]; 20 April 1895 – 21 September 1972) was a French essayist, novelist, and dramatist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry de Montherlant has received more than 146,672 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Henry de Montherlant is the 1,384th most popular writer (up from 1,484th in 2019), the 1,581st most popular biography from France (up from 1,664th in 2019) and the 198th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Henry de Montherlant ranks 1,384 out of 5,755Before him are Marie Anne Lenormand, Rodolphe Töpffer, Hovhannes Tumanyan, Salawat Yulayev, Kenji Miyazawa, and Tomi Ungerer. After him are Wilhelm Müller, Thornton Wilder, John Dryden, Eva Schloss, Don Juan Manuel, and Peter Christen Asbjørnsen.

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Among people born in 1895, Henry de Montherlant ranks 81Before him are Jean Giono, Kiril, Prince of Preslav, Jack Dempsey, Shote Galica, Clara Haskil, and Paul Muni. After him are Dino Grandi, Archduke Wilhelm of Austria, Princess Margaret of Denmark, Dickinson W. Richards, Archduke Maximilian Eugen of Austria, and Sheng Shicai. Among people deceased in 1972, Henry de Montherlant ranks 48Before him are S. R. Ranganathan, Said bin Taimur, Hans Scharoun, Antonio Segni, Hugo Steinhaus, and Mahalia Jackson. After him are Martiros Saryan, Josep Samitier, George, Crown Prince of Serbia, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Ghassan Kanafani, and Eugène Tisserant.

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In France

Among people born in France, Henry de Montherlant ranks 1,581 out of 6,011Before him are Pierre Terrail, seigneur de Bayard (1476), Jean-Charles de Borda (1733), Omar Sy (1978), Tomi Ungerer (1931), Bernard Hinault (1954), and Jacques Balmat (1762). After him are Audrey Tautou (1976), Blanche of Bourbon (1339), Pierre Mauroy (1928), Pierre Jean Georges Cabanis (1757), Anne Gonzaga (1616), and Victor Cousin (1792).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Henry de Montherlant ranks 198Before him are Monique Wittig (1935), Xavier de Maistre (1763), Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza (1911), Adam de la Halle (1245), Marie Anne Lenormand (1772), and Tomi Ungerer (1931). After him are Elizabeth of the Trinity (1880), Philippe Soupault (1897), Thoinot Arbeau (1520), Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly (1808), Agrippa d'Aubigné (1552), and Louise Labé (1524).