Jacques Pierre Brissot

1754 - 1793

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Jacques Pierre Brissot (15 January 1754 – 31 October 1793), who assumed the name of de Warville (an English version of "d'Ouarville", a hamlet in the village of Lèves where his father owned property), was a leading member of the Girondins during the French Revolution and founder of the abolitionist Society of the Friends of the Blacks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Pierre Brissot has received more than 213,477 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Jacques Pierre Brissot is the 2,424th most popular politician (up from 2,496th in 2019), the 847th most popular biography from France (up from 850th in 2019) and the 194th most popular French Politician.

Jacques Pierre Brissot was a French politician, writer, and leader of the Girondist movement. He was a prominent figure in the French Revolution, and was executed by guillotine in 1793.

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Among politicians, Jacques Pierre Brissot ranks 2,424 out of 15,710. Before him are Ladislaus II of Hungary, Houari Boumédiène, Klaus Iohannis, Sirikit, George William, Elector of Brandenburg, and Emperor Nakamikado. After him are John George I, Elector of Saxony, Kenneth MacAlpin, Risto Ryti, Khieu Samphan, Emperor Ling of Han, and Herod Agrippa II.

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Among people born in 1754, Jacques Pierre Brissot ranks 7Before him are Louis XVI of France, Paul I of Russia, Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Seraphim of Sarov, Joseph Proust, and Madame Roland. After him are Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este, Frederick I of Württemberg, Antoine Destutt de Tracy, Georg Forster, Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier, and Louis de Bonald. Among people deceased in 1793, Jacques Pierre Brissot ranks 13Before him are Carlo Goldoni, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Yolande de Polastron, Madame Roland, Jean Sylvain Bailly, and Francesco Guardi. After him are Charles Bonnet, Alexander Roslin, Antoine Barnave, Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke of Penthièvre, John Hunter, and John Hancock.

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Among people born in France, Jacques Pierre Brissot ranks 847 out of 5,234. Before him are Renée of France (1510), Paul Reynaud (1878), Fredegund (545), Maurice Denis (1870), David Guetta (1967), and Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile (1162). After him are Jérôme Lalande (1732), Ariovistus (-101), Beatrice I, Countess of Burgundy (1143), André Michel Lwoff (1902), Philippe Ariès (1914), and Émile Loubet (1838).


Among politicians born in France, Jacques Pierre Brissot ranks 194Before him are Joseph Babinski (1857), Theobald I of Navarre (1201), Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess of Montpensier (1627), Guntram (532), Renée of France (1510), and Paul Reynaud (1878). After him are Ariovistus (-101), Beatrice I, Countess of Burgundy (1143), Émile Loubet (1838), Louis the Blind (880), Jules Grévy (1807), and Georges Couthon (1755).