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  2. Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès - Wikipediaès

    Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès (3 May 1748 – 20 June 1836), usually known as the Abbé Sieyès (French: ), was a French Roman Catholic abbé, clergyman, and political writer who was the chief political theorist of the French Revolution (1789–1799); he also held offices in the governments of the French Consulate (1799–1804) and the First French Empire (1804–1815).

  3. Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès | French politician | Britannica

    Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès, (born May 3, 1748, Fréjus, France—died June 20, 1836, Paris), churchman and constitutional theorist whose concept of popular sovereignty guided the National Assembly in its struggle against the monarchy and nobility during the opening months of the French Revolution. He later played a major role in organizing the coup d’état that brought Napoleon Bonaparte to ...

  4. Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès - World History Encyclopedia

    Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès (1748-1836), commonly known as Abbé Sieyès, was a French clergyman and political writer, who became a leading voice in the Third Estate during the French Revolution (1789-99). Sieyès played instrumental roles in both the opening and closing events of the Revolution and sought a government that reflected the Third ...

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  5. Emmanuel Sieyès - Alpha History

    Emmanuel Sieyès. Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (1748-1836) was the liberal French clergyman who became an influential political writer, best known for authoring the 1789 pamphlet What is the Third Estate? Born to a middle-class family in southern France, not far from Cannes, Sieyès trained at a Paris seminary and entered the priesthood in 1773.

  6. Abbé Sieyès | The Core Curriculumé-sieyès

    1748 CE – 1836 CE. Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen in 1789 by Jean-Jacques-François Le Barbier, 1789 (Wikimedia Commons) Emanuel Joseph Sieyès (March 3, 1748 – June 20, 1836) was a Catholic clergyman and a towering figure in the French Revolution. Known throughout his life as Abbé Sieyès, he was born in Fréjus in ...

  7. 7 Key Figures of the French Revolution | HISTORY

    Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès. Marquis de Lafayette. Jean-Paul Marat. Jacques Pierre Brissot. Olympe de Gouges. Georges Danton. Maximilien Robespierre. The French Revolution changed Europe forever, as ...

  8. Sieyès, Emmanuel-Joseph |

    SIEYÈS, EMMANUEL-JOSEPH (1748–1836), French revolutionary politician and writer. The Abbé Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès is synonymous with the French Revolution. He advocated voting reform in the Estates-General, publishing his famous pamphlet, What Is the Third Estate?, in January 1789.

  9. Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès — Wikipédiaès

    Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès ou l'abbé Sieyès (la prononciation ancienne était [sjɛs] ), né le 3 mai 1748 à Fréjus et mort le 20 juin 1836 à Paris, est un homme d'Église, homme politique et essayiste français, surtout connu pour ses écrits et son action pendant la Révolution française.

  10. Emmanuel-Joseph Sieyès (1748-1836), conocido comúnmente como el abate Sieyès, fue un clérigo y escritor político francés, que se convirtió en una de las principales voces del Tercer Estado durante la Revolución francesa (1789-99). Sieyès desempeñó un papel decisivo en los acontecimientos iniciales y finales de la Revolución y buscó ...

  11. Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès. Birth. 3 May 1748. Frejus, Departement du Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France. Death. 20 Jun 1836 (aged 88) Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France. Burial. Pere Lachaise Cemetery.