Honoré d'Urfé

1567 - 1625

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Honoré d'Urfé, marquis de Valromey, comte de Châteauneuf (11 February 1568 – 1 June 1625) was a French novelist and miscellaneous writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Honoré d'Urfé has received more than 36,844 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Honoré d'Urfé is the 1,982nd most popular writer (up from 2,055th in 2019), the 2,158th most popular biography from France (down from 2,143rd in 2019) and the 283rd most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Honoré d'Urfé ranks 1,982 out of 5,794Before him are David Burliuk, Feng Menglong, Raul Hilberg, Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, Anne Sexton, and Alejandra Pizarnik. After him are Eugenio Barba, Fan Zhongyan, Thomas Kyd, Abraham ibn Daud, Kingsley Amis, and Tom Sharpe.

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Among people born in 1567, Honoré d'Urfé ranks 12Before him are Infanta Catherine Michelle of Spain, Sanada Yukimura, Jacques Clément, Eleanor de' Medici, Willem Schouten, and Jindřich Matyáš Thurn. After him are Jacob van Heemskerck, Richard Burbage, John George I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Thomas Nashe, and Thomas Campion. Among people deceased in 1625, Honoré d'Urfé ranks 12Before him are Simon Marius, Giambattista Marino, Christina of Holstein-Gottorp, Willem Schouten, Duchess Anna of Prussia, and Mōri Terumoto. After him are Orlando Gibbons, John Fletcher, Francisco Gómez de Sandoval, 1st Duke of Lerma, Elizabeth of Denmark, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, John Florio, and Thomas Lodge.

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In France

Among people born in France, Honoré d'Urfé ranks 2,158 out of 5,234Before him are Maurice Couve de Murville (1907), Guillaume Amontons (1663), Alexandre Astruc (1923), Étienne Balibar (1942), Pierre Leroux (1797), and Yann Tiersen (1970). After him are Pierre Bérégovoy (1925), Théophile-Jules Pelouze (1807), Théophile Delcassé (1852), Thomas Piketty (1971), François-Joseph Talma (1763), and Nicolas Gombert (1495).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Honoré d'Urfé ranks 283Before him are Julien Gracq (1910), Gabriel Naudé (1600), Anne Golon (1921), Robert de Clari (1170), Hincmar (806), and Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt (1960). After him are Champfleury (1821), Roger Peyrefitte (1907), Charles de Brosses (1709), Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr (1808), Gaston Paris (1839), and Sébastien Japrisot (1931).