Jacques Collin de Plancy

1794 - 1881

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Jacques Albin Simon Collin de Plancy (28 January 1793 in Plancy-l'Abbaye – 1881 in Paris) was a French occultist, demonologist and writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Collin de Plancy has received more than 87,412 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacques Collin de Plancy is the 2,122nd most popular writer, the 2,368th most popular biography from France and the 306th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Jacques Collin de Plancy ranks 2,122 out of 5,755Before him are Rahul Sankrityayan, Guillaume Thomas François Raynal, Michael Madhusudan Dutt, Hamdallah Mustawfi, Jean Paulhan, and Hallgrímur Pétursson. After him are Asclepiades of Samos, Erich Mühsam, Zbigniew Herbert, Ottavio Rinuccini, Aloysius Bertrand, and Johann Jakob Bodmer.

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Among people born in 1794, Jacques Collin de Plancy ranks 17Before him are Aimable Pélissier, Ami Boué, Léon Cogniet, Eduard Rüppell, Friedrich Christian Diez, and Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt. After him are René Lesson, Eilhard Mitscherlich, Ernst I, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, Mirza Shafi Vazeh, and Pyotr Chaadayev. Among people deceased in 1881, Jacques Collin de Plancy ranks 37Before him are Sophia Perovskaya, Johan Vilhelm Snellman, Princess Caroline of Denmark, Ami Boué, Jim Bridger, and George W. De Long. After him are Joseph Škoda, Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville, Daniele Comboni, John Gould, Émile Littré, and Nikolay Muravyov-Amursky.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Collin de Plancy ranks 2,368 out of 6,011Before him are Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Duke of Bouillon (1555), Michel Petrucciani (1962), Joseph-Marie Vien (1716), Marie-Claire Alain (1926), Jean Paulhan (1884), and Pierre Berthier (1782). After him are Horace François Bastien Sébastiani de La Porta (1772), Yannick Noah (1960), Charles Xavier Thomas (1785), Jehan Alain (1911), Gabriel Matzneff (1936), and Eugène Fromentin (1820).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Jacques Collin de Plancy ranks 306Before him are Sébastien Japrisot (1931), Georges Ohnet (1848), Matthieu Ricard (1946), Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac (1597), Guillaume Thomas François Raynal (1713), and Jean Paulhan (1884). After him are Gabriel Matzneff (1936), Elena Poniatowska (1932), Eugène Marin Labiche (1815), Albert Gleizes (1881), Marcel Achard (1899), and Paul Féval, père (1816).