Nicolas Catinat

1637 - 1712

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Nicolas Catinat (1 September 1637 – 22 February 1712) was a French military commander and Marshal of France under Louis XIV. The son of a magistrate, Catinat was born in Paris on 1 September 1637. He entered the Gardes Françaises at an early age and distinguished himself at the Siege of Lille in 1667. He became a brigadier ten years later, maréchal de camp in 1680, and lieutenant-general 1688. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolas Catinat has received more than 29,917 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Nicolas Catinat is the 5,675th most popular politician (down from 5,173rd in 2019), the 1,759th most popular biography from France (down from 1,592nd in 2019) and the 435th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Nicolas Catinat ranks 5,675 out of 15,710Before him are Htin Kyaw, Chintila, Pedro Lascuráin, Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Charles Taylor, and Drastamat Kanayan. After him are Peire Vidal, Trần Hưng Đạo, Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia, William V, Duke of Aquitaine, Angelica Balabanoff, and Frederick II, Margrave of Meissen.

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Among people born in 1637, Nicolas Catinat ranks 6Before him are Dieterich Buxtehude, Jan Swammerdam, Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha, Anne Hyde, and Bernardo Pasquini. After him are Jan van der Heyden, Christian II, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, Anne Marie Martinozzi, and Jacques Marquette. Among people deceased in 1712, Nicolas Catinat ranks 10Before him are Richard Cromwell, Marie Adélaïde of Savoy, Louis Joseph, Duke of Vendôme, Hans-Adam I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Louis, Duke of Brittany, and Bahadur Shah I. After him are Tokugawa Ienobu, Jan van der Heyden, Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Nehemiah Grew, Louisa Maria Stuart, and Juan Bautista Cabanilles.

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Among people born in France, Nicolas Catinat ranks 1,759 out of 5,234Before him are Marie Casimire Louise de La Grange d'Arquien (1641), Jacques Mesrine (1936), Jean-Lambert Tallien (1767), Charles-François Lebrun (1739), Maurice Trintignant (1917), and Adélaïde d'Orléans (1777). After him are François-Henri de Montmorency, duc de Luxembourg (1628), Charles Koechlin (1867), William V, Duke of Aquitaine (969), Jean-Marie Villot (1905), Jules Dupré (1811), and Adhemar of Le Puy (1055).