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Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier

1705 - 1786

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Jean Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier (14 January 1705 – 1786) was a French sailor, explorer, and governor of the Mascarene Islands. He was orphaned at the age of seven and after having been educated in Paris, he was sent to Saint Malo to study navigation. He became a lieutenant of the French East India Company in 1731. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier has received more than 44,558 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier is the 137th most popular explorer (down from 126th in 2019), the 1,690th most popular biography from France (down from 1,506th in 2019) and the 13th most popular French Explorer.

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier ranks 137 out of 405. Before him are João Vaz Corte-Real, Otto Sverdrup, Mikhail Lazarev, Enrique of Malacca, Francisco Hernández de Córdoba, and Pedro de Mendoza. After him are John Rolfe, Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada, Francisco Serrão, Samuel Wallis, Hans Staden, and Naddodd.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1705, Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier ranks 5Before him are Pope Clement XIV, Farinelli, Karim Khan Zand, and Leopold Joseph von Daun. After him are David Hartley, Jacques-François Blondel, Philipp Stamma, Maximilian Ulysses Browne, Peter Artedi, Gerhard Friedrich Müller, and Davit Guramishvili. Among people deceased in 1786, Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier ranks 7Before him are Frederick the Great, Carl Wilhelm Scheele, Moses Mendelssohn, Maurice Benyovszky, Peter III of Portugal, and Franz Benda. After him are Eva Ekeblad, John Goodricke, Antonio Sacchini, Tokugawa Ieharu, Thomas Wright, and Pierre Poivre.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier ranks 1,690 out of 5,234. Before him are Tony Garnier (1869), Dominique Venner (1935), Joseph Joubert (1754), Germaine Dulac (1882), Jules Chéret (1836), and Raymonde de Laroche (1882). After him are Charles II, Duke of Bourbon (1434), Charles Adolphe Wurtz (1817), René Char (1907), Yves Congar (1904), Claude Françoise de Lorraine (1612), and Pierre Terrail, seigneur de Bayard (1476).

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