Pierre Benoit

1886 - 1962

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Pierre Benoit (16 July 1886 – 3 March 1962) was a French novelist, screenwriter and member of the Académie française. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Benoit has received more than 6,842 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Pierre Benoit is the 2,415th most popular writer (down from 2,068th in 2019), the 2,528th most popular biography from France (down from 2,154th in 2019) and the 335th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Pierre Benoit ranks 2,415 out of 5,794Before him are Orson Scott Card, Lawrence Block, André Pieyre de Mandiargues, Paul Féval, père, Sophron, and Uladzimir Karatkievich. After him are Hamdallah Mustawfi, Mikhail Artsybashev, Budd Schulberg, Akaki Tsereteli, Rudolf Rocker, and Fredrika Bremer.

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Among people born in 1886, Pierre Benoit ranks 107Before him are Princess Patricia of Connaught, Helen Parkhurst, Gheorghe Tătărescu, Tarsila do Amaral, Paul Lévy, and Ernst May. After him are Victor Boin, Taimur bin Feisal, Ty Cobb, Wilhelm Marschall, Salvador de Madariaga, and Fernand Crommelynck. Among people deceased in 1962, Pierre Benoit ranks 77Before him are Juan Belmonte, Hans von Salmuth, Candido Portinari, Louis Massignon, Enrico Mattei, and Indalecio Prieto. After him are Erich von Tschermak, Mouloud Feraoun, Max Fabiani, Ricardo Rodríguez, Francisco Bru, and Charles Galton Darwin.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pierre Benoit ranks 2,528 out of 5,234Before him are Jean-Pierre Raffarin (1948), Christian Louboutin (1964), Paul Tortelier (1914), André Pieyre de Mandiargues (1909), Paul Féval, père (1816), and William I of Provence (950). After him are Nadine Trintignant (1934), Jacques Laffitte (1767), François Joseph Paul de Grasse (1722), Johannes de Muris (1290), Charles Lavigerie (1825), and Louis Lavelle (1883).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Pierre Benoit ranks 335Before him are Thomas of Britain (1200), Gabriel Matzneff (1936), Jules Guesde (1845), Benoît de Sainte-Maure (1154), André Pieyre de Mandiargues (1909), and Paul Féval, père (1816). After him are François Hotman (1524), Sophie de Condorcet (1764), Pierre Gamarra (1919), Claudine Guérin de Tencin (1682), Petrus Comestor (1100), and Violette Leduc (1907).