Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail

1829 - 1871

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Pierre Alexis, Viscount of Ponson du Terrail (8 July 1829 – 20 January 1871) was a French writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail has received more than 38,691 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail is the 2,059th most popular writer (up from 2,165th in 2019), the 2,219th most popular biography from France (down from 2,211th in 2019) and the 292nd most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail ranks 2,059 out of 5,794Before him are Ernst von Salomon, Mustafa Balel, Tony Robbins, Anonymus, Yehuda Amichai, and Aristeas. After him are William Moulton Marston, Leonora Christina Ulfeldt, John Fletcher, Bella Akhmadulina, Parthenius of Nicaea, and Pjetër Bogdani.

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Among people born in 1829, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail ranks 26Before him are Ivan Sechenov, Radama II, Frederick VIII, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, John of Kronstadt, Elizabeth Siddal, and Ignacio Zaragoza. After him are Franz Reuleaux, Nikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov, Ludvig Lorenz, José de Alencar, Elwin Bruno Christoffel, and Prince William of Baden. Among people deceased in 1871, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail ranks 24Before him are Mehmed Emin Âli Pasha, Jarosław Dąbrowski, Friedrich Anton Wilhelm Miquel, Moritz von Schwind, Pierre Leroux, and Anselme Payen. After him are Princess Leopoldina of Brazil, Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt, François-Joseph Fétis, Henry E. Steinway, Étienne Constantin de Gerlache, and Roderick Murchison.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail ranks 2,219 out of 5,234Before him are Pierre Soulages (1919), Jacques Cœur (1395), Henri Grégoire (1750), Guillaume Dubois (1656), René Louiche Desfontaines (1750), and Jean Lafitte (1776). After him are Christian II, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1637), Charles Percier (1764), Jane Avril (1868), Aleksandar Petrović (1929), Recceswinth (620), and Claire Denis (1946).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail ranks 292Before him are Charles de Brosses (1709), Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr (1808), Gaston Paris (1839), Sébastien Japrisot (1931), Magnus Felix Ennodius (473), and Jean Astruc (1684). After him are Philippe Sollers (1936), Joseph Joffo (1931), Albert Gleizes (1881), Francis Jammes (1868), Paul Morand (1888), and Guillaume Thomas François Raynal (1713).