Louis de Bonald

1754 - 1840

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Louis Gabriel Ambroise, Vicomte de Bonald (2 October 1754 – 23 November 1840), was a French counter-revolutionary philosopher and politician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis de Bonald has received more than 59,063 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Louis de Bonald is the 4,072nd most popular politician (up from 4,716th in 2019), the 1,322nd most popular biography from France (up from 1,463rd in 2019) and the 326th most popular French Politician.

Louis de Bonald is most famous for his theory of the three social orders. He believed that there were three orders: the aristocracy, the clergy, and the common people.

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Among politicians, Louis de Bonald ranks 4,072 out of 15,710Before him are Ana Pauker, Juan Almeida Bosque, Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales, Malcolm IV of Scotland, Emperor Zhezong, and Hans-Adam I, Prince of Liechtenstein. After him are Duan Qirui, Kantarō Suzuki, Ye Jianying, Isabella of Hainault, Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey, and Wamba.

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Among people born in 1754, Louis de Bonald ranks 13Before him are Jacques Pierre Brissot, Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este, Frederick I of Württemberg, Antoine Destutt de Tracy, Georg Forster, and Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier. After him are Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey, Princess Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, William Bligh, Catherine-Dominique de Pérignon, Joseph Joubert, and Salawat Yulayev. Among people deceased in 1840, Louis de Bonald ranks 10Before him are Siméon Denis Poisson, Lucien Bonaparte, Heinrich Wilhelm Matthias Olbers, Emperor Kōkaku, Jacques MacDonald, and Johann Friedrich Blumenbach. After him are Maria Beatrice of Savoy, Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Jean-Étienne Dominique Esquirol, Francisco de Paula Santander, José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia, and Duchess Charlotte Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

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Among people born in France, Louis de Bonald ranks 1,322 out of 5,234Before him are Baldwin V, Count of Flanders (1012), Sonia Rykiel (1930), Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier (1754), Gérard Debreu (1921), Maurice Bucaille (1920), and André Michelin (1853). After him are Pierre Cambronne (1770), Isabella of Hainault (1170), Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey (1754), Michel Tournier (1924), Gérard Mourou (1944), and John Eudes (1601).


Among politicians born in France, Louis de Bonald ranks 326Before him are Antonio I, Prince of Monaco (1661), Everard des Barres (1113), Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon (1692), William I, Duke of Aquitaine (875), Louis III of Anjou (1403), and Baldwin V, Count of Flanders (1012). After him are Isabella of Hainault (1170), Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey (1754), Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès (1753), Charles, Duke of Mayenne (1554), Marine Le Pen (1968), and Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut (1401).