Nicolas Oudinot

1767 - 1848

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Nicolas Charles Oudinot, 1st Count Oudinot, 1st Duke of Reggio (25 April 1767 in Bar-le-Duc – 13 September 1847 in Paris), was a Marshal of the Empire. He is known to have been wounded 34 times in battle, being hit by artillery shells, sabers, and at least twelve bullets over the course of his military career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolas Oudinot has received more than 176,162 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Nicolas Oudinot is the 281st most popular military personnel (down from 280th in 2019), the 817th most popular biography from France (up from 832nd in 2019) and the 29th most popular Military Personnel.

Nicolas Oudinot was a French general who was famous for his service in the Napoleonic Wars. He is most famous for his victory at the Battle of Waterloo, where he commanded the French II Corps.

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Among military personnels, Nicolas Oudinot ranks 281 out of 1,468Before him are Vasily Blyukher, Orda Khan, Kurt Knispel, Slobodan Praljak, Ishida Mitsunari, and Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis. After him are Jean Victor Marie Moreau, Jozef Gabčík, Meng Tian, Archduke Albrecht, Duke of Teschen, Wilhelm Bittrich, and Robert Nivelle.

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Among people born in 1767, Nicolas Oudinot ranks 12Before him are John Quincy Adams, John VI of Portugal, Benjamin Constant, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, August Wilhelm Schlegel, and Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg. After him are Manuel Godoy, Henri Christophe, Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, Maria Theresa of Austria, Rama II of Siam, and Andreas Hofer. Among people deceased in 1848, Nicolas Oudinot ranks 13Before him are Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt, Christian VIII of Denmark, Bernard Bolzano, Caroline Herschel, William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, and María Isabella of Spain. After him are Vissarion Belinsky, Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse, Khachatur Abovian, Mohammad Shah Qajar, Thomas Cole, and Joseph Mohr.

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Among people born in France, Nicolas Oudinot ranks 817 out of 6,011Before him are Emmanuelle Riva (1927), Judith of Bavaria (797), Renée of France (1510), Paul Landowski (1875), Louis Barthou (1862), and Charles Garnier (1825). After him are Jean-Baptiste de La Salle (1651), Jean Froissart (1337), Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess of Montpensier (1627), Jean-Georges Noverre (1727), Hector Guimard (1867), and Charles Hermite (1822).