Max Gallo

1932 - 2017

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Max Gallo (French: [maks ɡalo]; 7 January 1932 – 18 July 2017) was a French writer, historian and politician. He wrote over one hundred books.The son of Italian immigrants (his father was of Piedmontese descent and his mother was from the region of Parma), Gallo's early career was in journalism. At the time he was a Communist (until 1956). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Max Gallo has received more than 72,836 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Max Gallo is the 2,913th most popular writer (down from 2,767th in 2019), the 2,911th most popular biography from France and the 389th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Max Gallo ranks 2,913 out of 5,794Before him are Miguel Torga, Michael Bond, Wang Bo, Charles Kingsley, Sturla Þórðarson, and Coelius Sedulius. After him are Roberto Arlt, Joseph Görres, Mike Resnick, Daniel Guérin, H.D., and Lucius Aelius Stilo Praeconinus.

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Among people born in 1932, Max Gallo ranks 198Before him are Horst Eckel, Vladimir Voinovich, Jean-Paul Rappeneau, Henri Namphy, Enrique Múgica, and Helmut Griem. After him are Karen Demirchyan, Francis Arinze, Richard Estes, Olga Fikotová, Per Nørgård, and Vitold Fokin. Among people deceased in 2017, Max Gallo ranks 195Before him are Mary Tyler Moore, Spencer Johnson, Allan Holdsworth, Hilarion Capucci, Dritëro Agolli, and Michael Bond. After him are Angry Grandpa, Roger Pingeon, Holger Czukay, Bengt Gustavsson, Federico Luppi, and Joaquín Navarro-Valls.

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In France

Among people born in France, Max Gallo ranks 2,911 out of 5,234Before him are Alexis Thérèse Petit (1791), Wan Hu (1510), Jean-Antoine Chaptal (1756), Jules Dalou (1838), René Barjavel (1911), and Paul Pogba (1993). After him are Daniel Guérin (1904), Achille Devéria (1800), Edward Poynter (1836), Jean-François Revel (1924), Félix Gaillard (1919), and Mélanie Laurent (1983).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Max Gallo ranks 389Before him are Renaud Camus (1946), Gaston Rébuffat (1921), Pierre Gringore (1475), Marie Anne de Vichy-Chamrond, marquise du Deffand (1697), Victor Segalen (1878), and René Barjavel (1911). After him are Daniel Guérin (1904), Jean-François Revel (1924), Yasmina Reza (1959), Pierre Jean Jouve (1887), Vincent Voiture (1597), and Tristan Bernard (1866).