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Louis-Jules Trochu

1815 - 1896

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Louis-Jules Trochu (French pronunciation: ​[lwi ʒyl tʁɔʃy]; 12 March 1815 – 7 October 1896) was a French military leader and politician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis-Jules Trochu has received more than 70,611 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Louis-Jules Trochu is the 3,287th most popular politician (up from 3,442nd in 2019), the 1,063rd most popular biography from France (up from 1,147th in 2019) and the 253rd most popular French Politician.

Trochu was most famous for being the military governor of Paris during the Siege of Paris.

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Among politicians, Louis-Jules Trochu ranks 3,287 out of 15,577Before him are Lluís Companys, Ferdinand II of Naples, Emperor Ai of Tang, Tukulti-Ninurta I, Otto I, Duke of Bavaria, and Moinuddin Chishti. After him are Jean de Dunois, Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick, Apepi, Maurice, Elector of Saxony, Kocel, and Zwentibold.

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Among people born in 1815, Louis-Jules Trochu ranks 10Before him are Ada Lovelace, Karl Weierstrass, Otto of Greece, Adolph Menzel, Thomas Couture, and Johann Jakob Bachofen. After him are Julia Margaret Cameron, Ildefons Cerdà, Ľudovít Štúr, Ernest Meissonier, Josip Juraj Strossmayer, and Lorenz von Stein. Among people deceased in 1896, Louis-Jules Trochu ranks 18Before him are John Everett Millais, H. H. Holmes, Naser al-Din Shah Qajar, Edmond de Goncourt, José Rizal, and Ambroise Thomas. After him are Prince Louis, Duke of Nemours, John Langdon Down, Richard Avenarius, Frederic Leighton, Prince Henry of Battenberg, and Emil du Bois-Reymond.

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In France

Among people born in France, Louis-Jules Trochu ranks 1,063 out of 6,011Before him are Augustin Robespierre (1763), Jean de La Bruyère (1645), Pierre-Charles Villeneuve (1763), Wilfred the Hairy (840), John, Duke of Berry (1340), and Charles Maurras (1868). After him are Jean de Dunois (1402), Michèle Morgan (1920), Arnulf of Metz (582), Madame de La Fayette (1634), Jacques Rivette (1928), and François Leclerc du Tremblay (1577).


Among politicians born in France, Louis-Jules Trochu ranks 253Before him are Adélaïde of France (1732), Henriette of France (1727), William X, Duke of Aquitaine (1099), Augustin Robespierre (1763), Wilfred the Hairy (840), and John, Duke of Berry (1340). After him are Jean de Dunois (1402), François Leclerc du Tremblay (1577), Henry, Count of Portugal (1066), Jean Casimir-Perier (1847), Henry II, Count of Champagne (1166), and Daniel Cohn-Bendit (1945).