Jules de Goncourt

1830 - 1870

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Jules Alfred Huot de Goncourt (pronounced [ʒyl də ɡɔ̃kuʁ]; 17 December 1830 – 20 June 1870) was a French writer, who published books together with his brother Edmond. Jules was born and died in Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jules de Goncourt has received more than 34,207 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Jules de Goncourt is the 1,770th most popular writer (down from 1,563rd in 2019), the 1,948th most popular biography from France (down from 1,675th in 2019) and the 252nd most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Jules de Goncourt ranks 1,770 out of 5,794Before him are Michael Jackson, Benjamin Péret, Luis de León, Wilhelm Raabe, Jorge Manrique, and Sanai. After him are Georg Heym, Langston Hughes, Henri de Régnier, Ichiyō Higuchi, Xu Shen, and Abdul-Qādir Bedil.

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Among people born in 1830, Jules de Goncourt ranks 27Before him are Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Princess Elisabeth of Saxony, Karl Goldmark, Samori Ture, and Princess Eugénie of Sweden. After him are Albert Bierstadt, Lalla Fatma N'Soumer, François-Marie Raoult, Theodor Leschetizky, Carmine Crocco, and Christina Rossetti. Among people deceased in 1870, Jules de Goncourt ranks 22Before him are Princess Louise of Prussia, Saverio Mercadante, Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia, Ignaz Moscheles, Juan Prim, 1st Count of Reus, and Charles Auguste de Bériot. After him are Anthony Mary Claret, Victor Noir, Konstantin Ushinsky, Justo José de Urquiza, David Farragut, and Charles Xavier Thomas.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jules de Goncourt ranks 1,948 out of 5,234Before him are Florent Schmitt (1870), Hugh Magnus (1007), Henry of Flanders (1174), Yolande, Duchess of Lorraine (1428), René Lesson (1794), and Michel Polnareff (1944). After him are Maria Letizia Bonaparte, Duchess of Aosta (1866), Henri de Régnier (1864), Pierre Henry (1927), Georges Hébert (1875), Fernand Cormon (1845), and Aymon, Count of Savoy (1291).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Jules de Goncourt ranks 252Before him are Charles Paul de Kock (1793), Marcel Schwob (1867), Marquis de Custine (1790), Guillaume de Lorris (1200), Jean Bodel (1165), and Benjamin Péret (1899). After him are Henri de Régnier (1864), Jean-Baptiste Rousseau (1669), Robert Brasillach (1909), Ernst Robert Curtius (1886), Jean François Paul de Gondi (1613), and Jean Raspail (1925).