Violette Leduc

1907 - 1972

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Violette Leduc (7 April 1907 – 28 May 1972) was a French author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Violette Leduc has received more than 149,972 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Violette Leduc is the 2,451st most popular writer (down from 2,190th in 2019), the 2,574th most popular biography from France (down from 2,225th in 2019) and the 341st most popular French Writer.

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  • 17

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  • 4.24

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  • 2.09

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Notable Works

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Among writers, Violette Leduc ranks 2,451 out of 5,794Before her are Friedrich von Lütke, Richard Ford, Friedrich Spee, Claudine Guérin de Tencin, Banine, and Petrus Comestor. After her are Maria Skobtsova, John Brunner, Avetik Isahakyan, Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen, Péter Esterházy, and Terence McKenna.

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Among people born in 1907, Violette Leduc ranks 127Before her are Abd al-Qadir al-Husayni, Mihail Sebastian, Víctor Paz Estenssoro, Yves Allégret, Ernesto Mascheroni, and Roberto Cherro. After her are Álvaro Gestido, Rudolf Peierls, Ita Rina, Isaac Deutscher, John G. Trump, and Konstantin Rodzaevsky. Among people deceased in 1972, Violette Leduc ranks 86Before her are C. Rajagopalachari, Nikolay Krylov, Max Fleischer, Milton L. Humason, Princess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen, and Ivan Yefremov. After her are Lee Morgan, Fulbert Youlou, Paul Goodman, Dan Blocker, René Mayer, and Ralph Craig.

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In France

Among people born in France, Violette Leduc ranks 2,574 out of 5,234Before her are Albéric Magnard (1865), Jean-Pierre Marielle (1932), Petrus Comestor (1100), Marcel L'Herbier (1888), Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725), and Boniface, Count of Savoy (1244). After her are Salomon de Brosse (1571), Claude Autant-Lara (1901), Léon Boëllmann (1862), Princess Anne of Orléans (1906), Michel Le Tellier (1603), and André Cayatte (1909).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Violette Leduc ranks 341Before her are Pierre Benoit (1886), François Hotman (1524), Sophie de Condorcet (1764), Pierre Gamarra (1919), Claudine Guérin de Tencin (1682), and Petrus Comestor (1100). After her are Oscar Cullmann (1902), Fernand Crommelynck (1886), Jacques Amyot (1513), Dominique Lapierre (1931), Henri Meilhac (1831), and Lupus Servatus (805).