President of the Republic of Texas
The President of the Republic of Texas was the head of state when Texas was an independent republic from 1836 to 1846.
State of TexasThe Republic of Texas was formed in 1836. In the midst of the ...
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Marie François Sadi Carnot
Marie François Sadi Carnot ([maʁi fʁɑ̃swa sadi kaʁno]; 11 August 1837 – 25 June 1894) was a French statesman and the fourth president of the Third Republic. He served as the President of France from 1...
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French Second Republic
The French Second Republic was the republican government of France between the 1848 Revolution and the 1851 coup by Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte which initiated the Second Empire. It officially adopted th...
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Anson Jones
Anson Jones (January 20, 1798 – January 9, 1858) was a doctor, businessman, congressman, and the fourth and last President of the Republic of Texas, sometimes called the "Architect of Annexation"...
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José Miguel Pey de Andrade
José Miguel Pey y García de Andrade (March 11, 1763 – August 17, 1838) was a Colombian statesman and soldier and a leader of the independence movement from Spain. He is considered the first vice...
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Jean Casimir-Perier
Jean Paul Pierre Casimir-Perier ([ʒɑ̃ kazimiʁ pɛʁje]; 8 November 1847 – 11 March 1907) was a French politician, fifth President of the French Third Republic.
He was born in Paris, the son of Augus...
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Patrice de Mac-Mahon, Duke of Magenta
Marshal Marie Esme Patrice Maurice de MacMahon, 1st Duke of Magenta ([patʁis də makma.ɔ̃]; 13 June 1808 – 17 October 1893), was a French general and politician with the distinction Marshal of France. ...
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Mirabeau B. Lamar
Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar (August 16, 1798 – December 19, 1859) was a Texas politician, poet, diplomat and soldier who was a leading Texas political figure during the Texas Republic era. He was the se...
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Adolphe Thiers
Marie Joseph Louis Adolphe Thiers ([lwi adɔlf tjɛʁ]; 15 April 1797 – 3 September 1877) was a French politician and historian. He was a leading historian of the French Revolution, with a multivolume hi...
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Sanford B. Dole
Sanford Ballard Dole (April 23, 1844 – June 9, 1926) was a lawyer and jurist in the Hawaiian Islands as a kingdom, protectorate, republic and territory. Serving as an enemy of the Hawaiian royalty an...
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Napoleon III
Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (20 April 1808 – 9 January 1873) was the first President of the French Second Republic and, as Napoleon III, the Emperor of the Second French Empire. He was the nephew an...
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Jules Grévy
François Paul Jules Grévy ([ʒyl ɡʁevi]; 15 August 1807 – 9 September 1891) was a President of the French Third Republic and one of the leaders of the Opportunist Republicans faction. Given that ...
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Suez Canal Company
The Universal Suez Ship Canal Company (French: Compagnie universelle du canal maritime de Suez, or simply Compagnie de Suez for short) was the corporation that constructed and operated the Suez Ca...
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Rafael Urdaneta
Rafael José Urdaneta y Faría (24 October 1788 — 23 August 1845) was a Venezuelan General who fought for independence during the Spanish American wars of independence.
Urdaneta was born in the pro...
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Félix Faure
Félix François Faure (30 January 1841 – 16 February 1899) was President of France from 1895 until his death.
Félix François Faure was born in Bordeaux, the son of a small furniture maker. Having s...
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Francisco de Paula Santander
Francisco José de Paula Santander y Omaña (Villa del Rosario de Cúcuta, Colombia, April 2, 1792 – Santafé de Bogotá, Colombia, May 6, 1840), was a Colombian military and political leader during ...
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French military mission to Japan (1867-1868)
The French Military Mission to Japan of 1867-68 was one of the first foreign military training missions to Japan. The mission was formed by Napoléon III, following a request of the Japanese Shogunate...
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David G. Burnet
David Gouverneur Burnet (April 14, 1788 – December 5, 1870) was an early politician within the Republic of Texas, serving as interim President of Texas (1836 and again in 1841), second Vice Pres...
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Second Mexican Empire
The Mexican Empire (Spanish: Imperio Mexicano) was the name of Mexico under the regime established from 1864 to 1867. It was created by the Mexican Congress with the support of Napoleon III of Fra...
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French Third Republic
The French Third Republic (French: La Troisième République, sometimes written as La III République) governed France from 1870, when the Second French Empire collapsed, to 1940, when France's defea...
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Joaquín Mosquera
Joaquín Mariano de Mosquera y Arboleda (14 December 1787 – 4 April 1878) was a Neogranadine statesman and a Founding Father of Colombia and served as the 3rd and 5th President of Gran Colombia, and as...
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Sam Houston
Samuel "Sam" Houston (March 2, 1793 – July 26, 1863) was an American politician and soldier, best known for his role in bringing Texas into the United States as a constituent state. His...
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French Second Empire
The Second French Empire (French: Le Second empire français) was the Imperial Bonapartist regime of Napoleon III from 1852 to 1870, between the Second Republic and the Third Republic, in France.
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Enomoto Takeaki
Viscount Enomoto Takeaki (榎本 武揚, 5 October 1836 – 26 October 1908) was a samurai and admiral of the Tokugawa navy of Bakumatsu-period Japan, who remained faithful to the Tokugawa shogunate w...
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Simón Bolívar
Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar y Palacios Ponte y Blanco (24 July 1783 – 17 December 1830), commonly known as Simón Bolívar ([siˈmon boˈliβar]), was a Venezuelan statesman an...
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Maximilian I of Mexico
Maximilian I (Spanish: Maximiliano I; Born Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph; 6 July 1832 – 19 June 1867) was the only monarch of the Second Mexican Empire. He was a younger brother of the Austrian emperor ...
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French campaign against Korea (1866)
The French campaign against Korea in 1866 was a punitive expedition undertaken by the Second French Empire in retaliation for the earlier Korean execution of several French Catholic missionaries. The ...
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