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Jacques Cazotte

1719 - 1792

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Jacques Cazotte (French: [kazɔt]; 17 October 1719 – 25 September 1792) was a French author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Cazotte has received more than 67,415 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacques Cazotte is the 1,849th most popular writer (down from 1,700th in 2019), the 2,058th most popular biography from France (down from 1,872nd in 2019) and the 259th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Jacques Cazotte ranks 1,849 out of 5,755Before him are Shen Yue, Adam Oehlenschläger, Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière, Alberto Manguel, Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, and Eugenio Barba. After him are Anthony Trollope, Uri Avnery, Charles Maturin, Menander Protector, Naftali Herz Imber, and Herman J. Mankiewicz.

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Among people born in 1719, Jacques Cazotte ranks 8Before him are Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Adel Shah, Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Princess Sophia Dorothea of Prussia, Étienne François, duc de Choiseul, and Xenia of Saint Petersburg. After him are Gottfried Achenwall, Prince Georg Ludwig of Holstein-Gottorp, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, 10th Count of Aranda, Abraham Gotthelf Kästner, Pierre Poivre, and Christian Mayer. Among people deceased in 1792, Jacques Cazotte ranks 17Before him are Tiradentes, Robert Adam, Johann van Beethoven, Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz, Duke Ferdinand of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, and Legall de Kermeur. After him are Denis Fonvizin, Antonio Rosetti, John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute, Antoine Louis, Maximilian Hell, and Guillaume Le Gentil.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Cazotte ranks 2,058 out of 6,011Before him are Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière (1734), Antoine Busnois (1430), Blanche of France, Duchess of Austria (1278), Amédée Ozenfant (1886), Danielle Mitterrand (1924), and Jacques Tourneur (1904). After him are Hugh of Châteauneuf (1053), Nicole-Reine Lepaute (1723), Georges-Charles de Heeckeren d'Anthès (1812), Pierre Hadot (1922), Jean Calas (1698), and Pierre Nora (1931).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Jacques Cazotte ranks 259Before him are Thomas Merton (1915), Théodore de Banville (1823), Joseph Joubert (1754), Prosper of Aquitaine (390), Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de Genlis (1746), and Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière (1734). After him are Yvan Goll (1891), Michel Zevaco (1860), Tristan Corbière (1845), Jean François Paul de Gondi (1613), Marquis de Custine (1790), and Prince Dimitri Romanov (1926).