Pierre de Decker

1812 - 1891

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Pierre (Pieter) Jacques François de Decker (25 January 1812 – 4 January 1891) was a Belgian Roman Catholic politician, statesman and author. He was educated at a Jesuit school, studied law at Paris, and became one of the editors of the Revue de Bruxelles. In 1839 he was elected to the Belgian lower chamber, where he gained a great reputation for oratory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre de Decker has received more than 19,024 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Pierre de Decker is the 14,969th most popular politician (down from 12,056th in 2019), the 640th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 520th in 2019) and the 127th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Pierre de Decker ranks 14,969 out of 15,577Before him are Miguel Arias Cañete, Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy, Nancy Greene Raine, Ismael Montes, Habib Thiam, and Charles Foster. After him are Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi, Mohammad Mohammadullah, Keir Starmer, Elmar Mammadyarov, Johannes Hahn, and Michel Sapin.

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Among people born in 1812, Pierre de Decker ranks 65Before him are Carl Christoffer Georg Andræ, Samo Chalupka, William Shanks, Charles Canning, 1st Earl Canning, Nicolae Crețulescu, and Aleardo Aleardi. After him are Auguste Duméril, George Grey, Lady Charlotte Guest, William Fox, and John B. Weller. Among people deceased in 1891, Pierre de Decker ranks 91Before him are Edwin Long, Calixa Lavallée, Amalie Dietrich, Joseph Roumanille, Antonio Arenas, and Alphonso Taft. After him are George Bancroft, Emma Abbott, Charles Bradlaugh, Barbara Bodichon, Joseph Bazalgette, and George Hearst.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Pierre de Decker ranks 640 out of 1,019Before him are Johan Bruyneel (1964), Wilfried Puis (1943), Émile Auguste Joseph De Wildeman (1866), Maurice Verdonck (1873), Philibert Smellinckx (1911), and Frans De Mulder (1937). After him are Jacques Beurlet (1944), Jules de Burlet (1844), Michel Renquin (1955), Frank De Bleeckere (1966), Maggie De Block (1962), and Willy Planckaert (1944).

Among POLITICIANS In Belgium

Among politicians born in Belgium, Pierre de Decker ranks 127Before him are Jules Renkin (1862), Théo Lefèvre (1914), Willy De Clercq (1927), Reginar IV, Count of Mons (null), Georges Theunis (1873), and Barthélémy de Theux de Meylandt (1794). After him are Jules de Burlet (1844), Maggie De Block (1962), Petra De Sutter (1963), Stefan Everts (1972), Jules Vandenpeereboom (1843), and Karel De Gucht (1954).