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Philippe Quinault

1635 - 1688

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Philippe Quinault (French: [kino]; 3 June 1635 – 26 November 1688), French dramatist and librettist, was born in Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe Quinault has received more than 47,029 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Philippe Quinault is the 1,905th most popular writer (down from 1,806th in 2019), the 2,127th most popular biography from France (down from 1,980th in 2019) and the 270th most popular French Writer.

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

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  • 2.26

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Among writers, Philippe Quinault ranks 1,905 out of 5,755Before him are Fernando de Rojas, Baba Tahir, Julien Gracq, Avraham Stern, Caecilius Statius, and Eustathius of Thessalonica. After him are Kathy Reichs, Albert Cohen, Nora Ephron, Roger Peyrefitte, Paul Gerhardt, and Ross Macdonald.

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Among people born in 1635, Philippe Quinault ranks 12Before him are Johann Joachim Becher, Landgravine Elisabeth Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, Philipp Spener, Princess Margaret Yolande of Savoy, Eugene Maurice, Count of Soissons, and Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma. After him are Zanabazar, Isabella d'Este, Duchess of Parma, Frans van Mieris the Elder, Patrick Gordon, and Francis Willughby. Among people deceased in 1688, Philippe Quinault ranks 8Before him are Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg, John Bunyan, Ferdinand Verbiest, Claude Perrault, Narai, and Joachim von Sandrart. After him are Constantine Phaulkon, Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange, Maximilian Henry of Bavaria, François Bernier, Abraham Duquesne, and Philip de Koninck.

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In France

Among people born in France, Philippe Quinault ranks 2,127 out of 6,011Before him are Pierre Messmer (1916), Charles Cros (1842), Pierre Klossowski (1905), Petronilla of Aquitaine (1125), François Blondel (1618), and Julien Gracq (1910). After him are Hervé (1825), Jean Delannoy (1908), Leslie Caron (1931), Marie Elisabeth of France (1572), Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605), and Edgard Varèse (1883).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Philippe Quinault ranks 270Before him are Marquis de Custine (1790), Prince Dimitri Romanov (1926), Louis-Sébastien Mercier (1740), Augustin Barruel (1741), Pierre Klossowski (1905), and Julien Gracq (1910). After him are Roger Peyrefitte (1907), Jean-Baptiste Rousseau (1669), Marceline Desbordes-Valmore (1786), Jean-Dominique Bauby (1952), Francis Jammes (1868), and Ernst Robert Curtius (1886).