Joseph Joubert

1754 - 1824

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Joseph Joubert (French: [ʒɔzɛf ʒubɛʁ]; 6 May 1754 in Montignac, Périgord – 4 May 1824 in Paris) was a French moralist and essayist, remembered today largely for his Pensées (Thoughts), which were published posthumously. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Joubert has received more than 105,093 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Joseph Joubert is the 1,509th most popular writer (down from 1,408th in 2019), the 1,686th most popular biography from France (down from 1,550th in 2019) and the 218th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Joseph Joubert ranks 1,509 out of 5,794Before him are David Grossman, Robert Wilson, Patricia Cornwell, Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz, Dominique Venner, and Avianus. After him are Alexander Grin, Salawat Yulayev, Donald E. Westlake, René Char, Marilyn vos Savant, and Ramón del Valle-Inclán.

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Among people born in 1754, Joseph Joubert ranks 18Before him are Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier, Louis de Bonald, Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey, Princess Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, William Bligh, and Catherine-Dominique de Pérignon. After him are Salawat Yulayev, Jean-Baptiste Regnault, Salomon Maimon, Usman dan Fodio, Vicente Martín y Soler, and Franz Xaver von Zach. Among people deceased in 1824, Joseph Joubert ranks 18Before him are Rama II of Siam, Maine de Biran, Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès, Friedrich August Wolf, Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, and Maria Luisa, Duchess of Lucca. After him are Charles-François Lebrun, Kamehameha II, Ercole Consalvi, Charles Maturin, Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, and Agustín de Betancourt.

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In France

Among people born in France, Joseph Joubert ranks 1,686 out of 5,234Before him are Anne Gonzaga (1616), John of Matha (1150), Otto Meissner (1880), Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (1758), Tony Garnier (1869), and Dominique Venner (1935). After him are Germaine Dulac (1882), Jules Chéret (1836), Raymonde de Laroche (1882), Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier (1705), Charles II, Duke of Bourbon (1434), and Charles Adolphe Wurtz (1817).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Joseph Joubert ranks 218Before him are Agrippa d'Aubigné (1552), Tomi Ungerer (1931), Roland Topor (1938), Robert Desnos (1900), Henry de Montherlant (1895), and Dominique Venner (1935). After him are René Char (1907), Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy (1758), Alphonse Allais (1854), Jules Romains (1885), Georges Feydeau (1862), and Rodulfus Glaber (985).