René Char

1907 - 1988

René Char

René Char (French: [ʃaʁ]; 14 June 1907 – 19 February 1988) was a French poet and member of the French Resistance. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of René Char has received more than 88,181 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,451st most popular writer.

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  • 88k

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  • 56.70

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, René Char ranks 1,450 out of 4,883Before him are Louise Labé, Antoine de Montchrestien, John William Polidori, Jan Długosz, Rainis, and Ödön von Horváth. After him are Michael Moorcock, Dmitry Merezhkovsky, Mavro Orbini, Nina Berberova, Li Qingzhao, and Adam Oehlenschläger.

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Among people born in 1907, René Char ranks 76Before him are Lee Miller, Horia Sima, Emilie Schindler, Nicolaus von Below, Manfred von Ardenne, and Pierre Mendès France. After him are Anne Desclos, Ko Takamoro, Giovanni Ferrari, Leonor Fini, Hans Martin Sutermeister, and Sigvard Bernadotte. Among people deceased in 1988, René Char ranks 44Before him are Isamu Noguchi, Karl August Wittfogel, Christina Onassis, John Carradine, Ana Aslan, and Yevgeny Mravinsky. After him are Luis Walter Alvarez, George Uhlenbeck, Giuseppe Saragat, Branko Zebec, Dino Grandi, and Muzafer Sherif.

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In France

Among people born in France, René Char ranks 1,589 out of 4,109Before him are Valentin Haüy (1745), Pierre Mendès France (1907), Charles, Duke of Brittany (1319), Félix Savart (1791), Édouard Vuillard (1868), and Maurice Duruflé (1902). After him are Pierre Puget (1620), Ermesinde of Carcassonne (972), Pierre Jean Georges Cabanis (1757), Jacques Becker (1906), Nicolas Catinat (1637), and Pierre Beauchamp (1631).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, René Char ranks 202Before him are Marcel Aymé (1902), Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza (1911), Philippe Soupault (1897), Roland Topor (1938), Louise Labé (1524), and Antoine de Montchrestien (1575). After him are Anne Desclos (1907), Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon (1675), Alphonse Allais (1854), Prosper of Aquitaine (390), Jean-François Marmontel (1723), and Henry de Montherlant (1895).

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