Pierre Séguier

1588 - 1672

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Pierre Séguier (French: [pjɛʁ seɡje]; 28 May 1588 – 28 January 1672) was a French statesman, chancellor of France from 1635. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Séguier has received more than 38,347 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Pierre Séguier is the 8,060th most popular politician (down from 7,496th in 2019), the 2,447th most popular biography from France (down from 2,181st in 2019) and the 572nd most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Pierre Séguier ranks 8,060 out of 15,710Before him are Michel Barnier, Sekhemre Khutawy Sobekhotep, Lucius Verginius Rufus, Marco Barbarigo, Alara of Nubia, and Enrique Líster. After him are Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos, Hanns Kerrl, Wala of Corbie, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Pierre d'Aubusson, and Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus.

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Among people born in 1588, Pierre Séguier ranks 12Before him are Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet, Hendrick ter Brugghen, Robert Filmer, Adolf Frederick I, Duke of Mecklenburg, Johann Heinrich Alsted, and Isaac Beeckman. After him are Ole Worm, Margherita Aldobrandini, and John Winthrop. Among people deceased in 1672, Pierre Séguier ranks 9Before him are John II Casimir Vasa, Peter Stuyvesant, Franciscus Sylvius, Al-Rashid of Morocco, John Wilkins, and Adriaen van de Velde. After him are Anne Marie Martinozzi, Georg Stiernhielm, Anne Bradstreet, Pedro Calungsod, and Francis Willughby.

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Among people born in France, Pierre Séguier ranks 2,447 out of 5,234Before him are Rudi Garcia (1964), Herleva (1003), Pierre Pflimlin (1907), Claude Le Jeune (1528), Michel Barnier (1951), and Théophile de Viau (1590). After him are Pierre d'Aubusson (1423), Étienne Maurice Gérard (1773), Jacques Massu (1908), Émile Littré (1801), Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois (1749), and Robert Pires (1973).


Among politicians born in France, Pierre Séguier ranks 572Before him are François Certain de Canrobert (1809), Édouard Philippe (1970), Theobald I, Count of Blois (910), Herleva (1003), Pierre Pflimlin (1907), and Michel Barnier (1951). After him are Pierre d'Aubusson (1423), Étienne Maurice Gérard (1773), François-Xavier Ortoli (1925), Odo of Bayeux (1036), Blanche of Artois (1248), and Élie, duc Decazes (1780).