Raymond Radiguet

1903 - 1923

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Raymond Radiguet (18 June 1903 – 12 December 1923) was a French novelist and poet whose two novels were noted for their explicit themes, and unique style and tone. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raymond Radiguet has received more than 127,865 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Raymond Radiguet is the 1,077th most popular writer (down from 1,038th in 2019), the 1,212th most popular biography from France (down from 1,175th in 2019) and the 163rd most popular French Writer.

Raymond Radiguet was a French writer who is most famous for his 1923 novel "Le Diable au Corps" (translated as "The Devil in the Flesh").

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Among writers, Raymond Radiguet ranks 1,077 out of 5,794Before him are Khachatur Abovian, Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, Stanisław Jerzy Lec, Thomas Mayne Reid, Ken Kesey, and Dobrica Ćosić. After him are Gottfried Keller, Magtymguly Pyragy, Elizabeth Gaskell, Andreas Gryphius, Ernst Toller, and Nathalie Sarraute.

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Among people born in 1903, Raymond Radiguet ranks 58Before him are Irving Stone, Hugo Theorell, George Beadle, John Eccles, Alonzo Church, and Tamam Shud case. After him are Ernest Walton, Giulio Natta, Prince Charles, Count of Flanders, Waldemar Hoven, Louis Leakey, and Fritz Bauer. Among people deceased in 1923, Raymond Radiguet ranks 22Before him are Joaquín Sorolla, Damdin Sükhbaatar, Katherine Mansfield, Princess Louise of Prussia, George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon, and Max Nordau. After him are Lluís Domènech i Montaner, Edward Emerson Barnard, Milena Vukotić, Edith Södergran, Ernst Troeltsch, and Hovhannes Tumanyan.

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In France

Among people born in France, Raymond Radiguet ranks 1,212 out of 5,234Before him are Saint Eligius (588), Bertran de Born (1140), Étienne Gilson (1884), Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont (1711), Emmanuel Chabrier (1841), and Antoine Quentin Fouquier-Tinville (1746). After him are Louis Jourdan (1921), Edme Mariotte (1620), Nicholas Francis, Duke of Lorraine (1609), Peter I, Duke of Bourbon (1311), Charles-Michel de l'Épée (1712), and Étienne-Louis Malus (1775).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Raymond Radiguet ranks 163Before him are Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam (1838), Joachim du Bellay (1522), Clément Marot (1495), Roger Caillois (1913), Bertran de Born (1140), and Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont (1711). After him are B. H. Liddell Hart (1895), Jean Giono (1895), Léon Bloy (1846), Adalberon (947), Michel Butor (1926), and Charles Péguy (1873).