Yolande de Polastron

1749 - 1793

Yolande de Polastron

Yolande Martine Gabrielle de Polastron, Duchess of Polignac (8 September 1749 – 9 December 1793) was the favourite of Marie Antoinette, whom she first met when she was presented at the Palace of Versailles in 1775, the year after Marie Antoinette became the Queen of France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yolande de Polastron has received more than 367,706 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,874th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Yolande de Polastron ranks 1,861 out of 14,801Before her are Rodolfo Graziani, Burhanuddin Rabbani, Soong Ching-ling, Emperor Momozono, Eric the Victorious, and Ibrahim Rugova. After her are Charles, Duke of Vendôme, Tomoe Gozen, Ali Abdullah Saleh, Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, Kiro Gligorov, and Chlothar III.

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Among people born in 1749, Yolande de Polastron ranks 9Before her are Edward Jenner, Christian VII of Denmark, Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau, Nicolas Appert, Domenico Cimarosa, and Lorenzo Da Ponte. After her are Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe, Abraham Gottlob Werner, Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, Daniel Rutherford, Vittorio Alfieri, and Martin Vahl. Among people deceased in 1793, Yolande de Polastron ranks 9Before her are Jean-Paul Marat, Charlotte Corday, Madame du Barry, Olympe de Gouges, Carlo Goldoni, and Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans. After her are Jean Sylvain Bailly, Madame Roland, Jacques Pierre Brissot, Francesco Guardi, Alexander Roslin, and Charles Bonnet.

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In France

Among people born in France, Yolande de Polastron ranks 685 out of 4,109Before her are Isabelle Adjani (1955), Ausonius (310), Agnès Sorel (1422), Maurice Druon (1918), Simone Veil (1927), and Héloïse (1101). After her are Charles, Duke of Vendôme (1489), Charles Hermite (1822), Jeanne Hébuterne (1898), Raoul Dufy (1877), Étienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1772), and Roger Garaudy (1913).


Among politicians born in France, Yolande de Polastron ranks 151Before her are Gnaeus Pompeius Trogus (-90), Louise of Savoy (1476), Lazare Carnot (1753), Caroline Bonaparte (1782), Paul Doumer (1857), and Simone Veil (1927). After her are Charles, Duke of Vendôme (1489), Louise of Lorraine (1553), François Ravaillac (1578), Charles III, Duke of Bourbon (1490), Childebert III (678), and Marie Louise d’Orléans (1662).

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