Paul Adam

1862 - 1920

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Paul Adam (7 December 1862 – 2 January 1920) was a French novelist who became an early proponent of Symbolism in France, and one of the founders of the Symbolist review Le Symboliste. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Adam has received more than 7,211 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Paul Adam is the 2,350th most popular writer, the 2,479th most popular biography from France (down from 2,347th in 2019) and the 325th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Paul Adam ranks 2,350 out of 5,794Before him are Michael Ondaatje, Andrei Sinyavsky, Michele Ruggieri, S. Ansky, Józef Ignacy Kraszewski, and Thomas Gray. After him are George Meredith, Varro Atacinus, Jacques Futrelle, John Cheever, Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe, and Rifa'a al-Tahtawi.

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Among people born in 1862, Paul Adam ranks 63Before him are Johanna van Gogh-Bonger, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld, René Viviani, Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky, Edvard Westermarck, and Eugène Jansson. After him are Vilhelm Bjerknes, Sergei Nilus, Léon Boëllmann, Wil van Gogh, Theodor Boveri, and Okakura Kakuzō. Among people deceased in 1920, Paul Adam ranks 45Before him are John Wesley Hyatt, Herbert James Draper, Odoardo Beccari, Joseph Trumpeldor, Duke John Albert of Mecklenburg, and S. Ansky. After him are Ryu Gwansun, Jacob Schiff, Levi P. Morton, Nikolai Korotkov, Gyula Benczúr, and Delfim Moreira.

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In France

Among people born in France, Paul Adam ranks 2,479 out of 5,234Before him are Adela of France (1009), Chilperic II of Burgundy (450), Paul Émile Chabas (1869), Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Duke of Bouillon (1555), Yves-Joseph de Kerguelen-Trémarec (1734), and François-Xavier Fabre (1766). After him are Varro Atacinus (-82), Otto, Duke of Burgundy (945), René Caillié (1799), Claude Zidi (1934), Gustave Aimard (1818), and Charles-Joseph Natoire (1700).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Paul Adam ranks 325Before him are Matthieu Ricard (1946), Paschasius Radbertus (792), Sextus Pompeius Festus (150), Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens (1704), Théophile de Viau (1590), and Elif Shafak (1971). After him are Varro Atacinus (-82), Gustave Aimard (1818), Georges Ohnet (1848), Thomas of Britain (1200), Gabriel Matzneff (1936), and Jules Guesde (1845).