Theroigne de Mericourt

1762 - 1817

Theroigne de Mericourt

Anne-Josèphe Théroigne de Méricourt (born Anne-Josèphe Terwagne; 13 August 1762 – 9 June 1817) was a Belgian singer, orator and organizer in the French Revolution. She was born at Marcourt (Prince-Bishopric of Liège)(from which comes the appellation "de Méricourt"), a small town in Luxembourg province, in modern Belgium. She was active in the French Revolution and worked within the Austrian Low Countries to also foster revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Theroigne de Mericourt has received more than 90,122 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,567th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Theroigne de Mericourt ranks 3,545 out of 14,801Before her are Bernabò Visconti, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Simeon of Moscow, Pribina, Federico II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, and Gim Yu-sin. After her are Go of Balhae, Musa Çelebi, Kong Rong, Liu Zhang, Verres, and Emperor Tenmu.

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Among people born in 1762, Theroigne de Mericourt ranks 9Before her are George IV of the United Kingdom, Constanze Mozart, André Chénier, Jean-Baptiste Jourdan, Gia Long, and Pierre André Latreille. After her are Thomas-Alexandre Dumas, Jacques Balmat, Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria, Spencer Perceval, Giovanni Aldini, and Pierre-François-Léonard Fontaine. Among people deceased in 1817, Theroigne de Mericourt ranks 13Before her are Karađorđe, Marie Walewska, Johann Ludwig Burckhardt, Abraham Gottlob Werner, Princess Charlotte of Wales, and William Bligh. After her are Fyodor Ushakov, Nakşidil Sultan, Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg, Étienne Méhul, Andrea Appiani, and Usman dan Fodio.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Theroigne de Mericourt ranks 127 out of 658Before her are Pieter Coecke van Aelst (1502), Morris (1923), Guy Verhofstadt (1953), Henry VI, Count of Luxembourg (1240), Silvio Gesell (1862), and Henri, Count of Paris (1933). After her are Marie of Brabant, Queen of France (1254), Ermengarde of Hesbaye (778), Toots Thielemans (1922), Adriaen Brouwer (1605), Siger of Brabant (1240), and Bavo of Ghent (589).

Among POLITICIANS In Belgium

Among politicians born in Belgium, Theroigne de Mericourt ranks 37Before her are Marie José of Belgium (1906), Charles Theodore, Elector of Bavaria (1724), Henri de Baillet-Latour (1876), Guy Verhofstadt (1953), Henry VI, Count of Luxembourg (1240), and Henri, Count of Paris (1933). After her are Ermengarde of Hesbaye (778), Prince Charles, Count of Flanders (1903), Wilfried Martens (1936), Paul Deschanel (1855), Charles-Joseph, 7th Prince of Ligne (1735), and Elio Di Rupo (1951).

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