Jean Louis Marie Poiret

1755 - 1834

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Jean Louis Marie Poiret (11 June 1755 in Saint-Quentin – 7 April 1834 in Paris) was a French clergyman, botanist, and explorer. From 1785 to 1786, he was sent by Louis XVI to Algeria to study the flora. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Louis Marie Poiret has received more than 20,983 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean Louis Marie Poiret is the 303rd most popular explorer, the 3,263rd most popular biography from France and the 28th most popular French Explorer.

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Among explorers, Jean Louis Marie Poiret ranks 303 out of 405Before him are Luke Foxe, Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville, Gustav Adolf von Götzen, Theodor Kotschy, Isidore of Charax, and Francisco de Ulloa. After him are Alexander Gordon Laing, Annie Londonderry, Albert von Le Coq, Edward Bransfield, Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen, and Nathaniel Palmer.

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Among people born in 1755, Jean Louis Marie Poiret ranks 37Before him are Samuel Thomas von Sömmerring, Alemdar Mustafa Pasha, Gilbert Stuart, Princess Charlotte of Hesse-Darmstadt, Stanisław Staszic, and Robert Kerr. After him are Fausto Elhuyar, Nicolas Fuss, Jacques Labillardière, Nathan Hale, Thomas Hardwicke, and William Bradford. Among people deceased in 1834, Jean Louis Marie Poiret ranks 28Before him are Ludwig Adolf Wilhelm von Lützow, Karl Wilhelm Feuerbach, William Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville, Charles Lamb, Thomas Telford, and Albrecht Wilhelm Roth. After him are William Wirt, Thomas Say, Joseph Bové, Jacques Labillardière, Edward Irving, and William H. Crawford.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Louis Marie Poiret ranks 3,263 out of 5,234Before him are Inès de La Fressange (1957), Joseph Avenol (1879), Jean-Baptiste-Charles-Joseph Bélanger (1790), Eugène Simon (1848), Ferdinand Monoyer (1836), and Christian Kramp (1760). After him are Ismaël Bullialdus (1605), Isaac de Benserade (1613), Edwige Feuillère (1907), Sylvestre François Lacroix (1765), Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury (1914), and Jamel Debbouze (1975).

Among EXPLORERS In France

Among explorers born in France, Jean Louis Marie Poiret ranks 28Before him are Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605), Marc-Joseph Marion du Fresne (1724), Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac (1658), Pierre Poivre (1719), Freya Stark (1893), and Nicolas Baudin (1754). After him are Étienne Brûlé (1592), Jacques Labillardière (1755), and Louis de Freycinet (1779).