Jean Chalgrin

1739 - 1811

Jean Chalgrin

Jean-François-Thérèse Chalgrin (1739 – 21 January 1811) was a French architect, best known for his design for the Arc de Triomphe, Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Chalgrin has received more than 49,780 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 171st most popular architect.

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Among architects, Jean Chalgrin ranks 171 out of 361Before him are Bernard Tschumi, Ludwig Borchardt, Ettore Sottsass, Giovanni Antonio Amadeo, Albert Speer, and François Blondel. After him are Konstantin Melnikov, Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff, Matthias of Arras, Jacobus Oud, Ernst Neufert, and Michael Ventris.

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Among people born in 1739, Jean Chalgrin ranks 10Before him are Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber, Charles François Dumouriez, George Clinton, Charles-François Lebrun, and Duchess Anna Amalia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel. After him are Johann Baptist Wanhal, Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart, Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours, John Robison, Henrik Gabriel Porthan, and Frei Galvão. Among people deceased in 1811, Jean Chalgrin ranks 7Before him are Heinrich von Kleist, Peter Simon Pallas, Louis Antoine de Bougainville, Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Baden, and Dositej Obradović. After him are Nevil Maskelyne, Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos, Ignacio Allende, Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, Christoph Friedrich Nicolai, and Benjamin Vulliamy.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Chalgrin ranks 1,756 out of 4,109Before him are François Blondel (1618), Adhemar of Le Puy (1055), Alexandre Brongniart (1770), Bernard Lyot (1897), Jean-Jacques Ampère (1800), and Agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy (1260). After him are Robert Estienne (1503), Jules Breton (1827), Philip II, Count of Nevers (1389), Roland Petit (1924), Charlotte Bonaparte (1802), and Charles Friedel (1822).

Among ARCHITECTS In France

Among architects born in France, Jean Chalgrin ranks 24Before him are Pierre Lescot (1515), Paul Abadie (1812), Philibert de l'Orme (1514), Jean Prouvé (1901), Henri Labrouste (1801), and François Blondel (1618). After him are Matthias of Arras (1290), Paul Andreu (1938), Jacques-François Blondel (1705), Tony Garnier (1869), Quatremère de Quincy (1755), and Robert de Cotte (1656).

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