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Jacques Laurent

1919 - 2000

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Jacques Laurent or Jacques Laurent-Cély (5 January 1919 – 29 December 2000) was a French writer and journalist. He was born in Paris, the son of a barrister. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Laurent has received more than 35,627 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jacques Laurent is the 4,875th most popular writer (down from 4,479th in 2019), the 4,223rd most popular biography from France (down from 3,791st in 2019) and the 561st most popular French Writer.

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.07

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  • 2.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Jacques Laurent ranks 4,875 out of 5,755Before him are Antti Tuuri, Karin Slaughter, František Langer, Kate Atkinson, René Bazin, and Rıfat Ilgaz. After him are Michael Grant, Simon Gregorčič, José Manuel Caballero, Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska, Rita Mae Brown, and Adolf Born.

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Among people born in 1919, Jacques Laurent ranks 245Before him are Delfo Cabrera, Alan Brown, Åke Seyffarth, Veikko Huhtanen, Frank Piasecki, and Raúl Francisco Primatesta. After him are George Cadle Price, Gisela Uhlen, Leona Woods, Grisha Filipov, Pauline Kael, and Forrest Tucker. Among people deceased in 2000, Jacques Laurent ranks 215Before him are Egon Jönsson, Alan Hovhaness, Nat Adderley, Alfred Bohrmann, Vladimir Bagirov, and Arcadio López. After him are Mark Oliphant, Tony Cliff, Marc Davis, Richard Mulligan, Lepo Sumera, and Julius J. Epstein.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Laurent ranks 4,223 out of 6,011Before him are Claudie Haigneré (1957), Ariane Ascaride (1954), Joseph Perotaux (1883), René Bazin (1853), Hedi Slimane (1968), and Jean Despeaux (1915). After him are Natalie Dessay (1965), Nina Companeez (1937), Joseph Jean Pierre Laurent (1823), Albert Préjean (1894), Pierre Gasly (1996), and Céline Sciamma (1978).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Jacques Laurent ranks 561Before him are Jean-Christophe Rufin (1952), Henri Bosco (1888), Eugène Guillevic (1907), Jean Vautrin (1933), Victoire Léodile Béra (1824), and René Bazin (1853). After him are Francis de Miomandre (1880), Pascal Lainé (1942), Thierry Meyssan (1957), Honorat de Bueil, seigneur de Racan (1589), Joseph Roumanille (1818), and Henri Béraud (1885).