Jean Victor Marie Moreau

1763 - 1813

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Jean Victor Marie Moreau (French pronunciation: [ʒɑ̃ viktɔʁ maʁi mɔʁo], 14 February 1763 – 2 September 1813) was a French general who helped Napoleon Bonaparte rise to power, but later became his chief military and political rival and was banished to the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Victor Marie Moreau has received more than 327,987 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean Victor Marie Moreau is the 252nd most popular military personnel (up from 289th in 2019), the 757th most popular biography from France (up from 824th in 2019) and the 27th most popular French Military Personnel.

Jean Victor Marie Moreau is most famous for his victory over the Prussian army at the Battle of Hohenlinden in 1800.

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Over the past year Jean Victor Marie Moreau has had the most page views in the with 55,819 views, followed by Russian (32,338), and French (24,433). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Belarusian (123.90%), Chinese (83.52%), and Lombard (72.52%)


Among military personnels, Jean Victor Marie Moreau ranks 252 out of 2,058Before him are Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Vasily Stalin, Eumenes, Roger de Flor, Matthew C. Perry, and Qutayba ibn Muslim. After him are Karl Wolff, Italo Balbo, Ivan Bagramyan, Otto Günsche, Otto Liman von Sanders, and Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque.

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Among people born in 1763, Jean Victor Marie Moreau ranks 6Before him are Empress Joséphine, Charles XIV John of Sweden, Józef Poniatowski, Jacques Charles, and Jean Paul. After him are Claude Chappe, Louis Nicolas Vauquelin, Augustin Robespierre, Pierre-Charles Villeneuve, Kobayashi Issa, and Guillaume Brune. Among people deceased in 1813, Jean Victor Marie Moreau ranks 4Before him are Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Mikhail Kutuzov, and Józef Poniatowski. After him are Empress Go-Sakuramachi, André Grétry, Gerhard von Scharnhorst, Sophia Magdalena of Denmark, Christoph Martin Wieland, Antoine-Augustin Parmentier, Tecumseh, and Rose Bertin.

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Among people born in France, Jean Victor Marie Moreau ranks 757 out of 6,770Before him are Theobald I of Navarre (1201), Robert Doisneau (1912), Joan II of Navarre (1311), Marie Laforêt (1939), Girard Desargues (1591), and Jules Hardouin-Mansart (1646). After him are Adelbert von Chamisso (1781), Charles-François Daubigny (1817), Thomas Bangalter (1), Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (1279), Juliette Gréco (1927), and Fanny Ardant (1949).


Among military personnels born in France, Jean Victor Marie Moreau ranks 27Before him are Jean-Baptiste Kléber (1753), Emmanuel de Grouchy, marquis de Grouchy (1766), Syagrius (430), Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Viscount of Turenne (1611), Maurice Gamelin (1872), and Bertrand du Guesclin (1320). After him are Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque (1902), Robert Nivelle (1856), Gnaeus Julius Agricola (40), Nicolas Oudinot (1767), Georges Picquart (1854), and Charles François Dumouriez (1739).