John Duncanson (minister)
John Duncanson (ca. 1530–1601) was a Scottish minister, one of few Roman Catholic clergymen who willingly converted to the new Protestant doctrines at the Reformation. He was reputed to have liv...
Tamás Esterházy (1570–1616)
Tamás Esterházy de Galántha (8 May 1570 – 1616) was a Hungarian noble, son of Vice-ispán (Viscount; vicecomes) of Pozsony County Ferenc Esterházy. His brother was, among others, Nikolaus, Count Esterh...
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Jim Talent
James Matthes "Jim" Talent (born October 18, 1956) is an American politician and former senator from Missouri. He is a Republican and resided in the St. Louis area while serving in elected office. He ...
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Gebhard Truchsess von Waldburg
Gebhard Truchsess von Waldburg (10 November 1547 – 21 May 1601) was Archbishop-Elector of Cologne. After pursuing an ecclesiastical career, he won a close election in the Cathedral chapter o...
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Johannes Gossner
Johannes Evangelista Gossner (14 December 1773 – 20 March 1858), German divine and philanthropist, was born at Hausen near Augsburg.He was educated at the University of Dillingen. He, like Martin Boos...
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George Ogilvy, 3rd Lord Banff
George Ogilvy, recorded as baptised in the Aberdeen sasines, xiv 500, on 9 September 1649, was the third Lord Banff. He inherited the lands of Inchdrewer and Montbray on the death of his father in 166...
Michel Le Vassor
Michel le Vassor (1648?–1718) was a French Oratorian priest and author, who became a Protestant in exile in England. He is known for theological, historical and political works.
He was born in Orl...
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George William, Elector of Brandenburg
George William (German: Georg Wilhelm) (13 November 1595 – 1 December 1640), of the Hohenzollern dynasty, was margrave and elector of Brandenburg and duke of Prussia from 1619 until his death. His...
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Mikołaj "the Black" Radziwiłł
Mikołaj Krzysztof Radziwiłł (1515 - 1565), nicknamed The Black, was a Lithuanian noble who held several administrative positions within the Grand Duchy of Lithuania: Voivode of Vilnius, Grand Lithuan...
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William Milne (missionary)
William Milne (April 1785 – 2 June 1822) was the second Protestant missionary sent by the London Missionary Society to China, after his colleague, Robert Morrison. Milne served as pastor of Christ's C...
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János Bethlen
János Bethlen de Bethlen (1613 – 13 February 1678) was a Hungarian noble in the Principality of Transylvania, who served as Chancellor of Transylvania from 1659 to 1678.
János was the only so...
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Angelina Grimké
Angelina Emily Grimké Weld (February 20, 1805 – October 26, 1879) was an American political activist, abolitionist, women's rights advocate, and supporter of the women's suffrage movement. While ...
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Peter Martyr Vermigli
Peter Martyr Vermigli (Italian: Pietro Martire Vermigli, born Piero Mariano, 8 September 1499 – 12 November 1562) was an Italian theologian of the Reformation period who converted from Roman Cath...
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Maurice, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel
Maurice of Hesse-Kassel (German: Moritz) (25 May 1572 – 15 March 1632), also called Maurice the Learned, was the Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) in the Holy Roman Empire from 1592 to 1...
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Jean de Monluc
Jean de Monluc (died 1579) was a French noble and clergyman, the brother of Blaise de Lasseran-Massencôme, seigneur de Montluc and a member of the Monluc family.
He was bishop of Valence, and bish...
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John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg
John Sigismund (German: Johann Sigismund) (8 November 1572 – 23 December 1619) was a Prince-elector of the Margraviate of Brandenburg from the House of Hohenzollern. He also served as a Duke of Pr...
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Esmé Stewart, 1st Duke of Lennox
Esmé Stewart, 1st Duke of Lennox, 1st Earl of Lennox (1542 – 26 May 1583) was the son of John Stewart, 5th Lord of Aubigny, who was the younger brother of Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox. Si...
Rand Paul
Randal Howard "Rand" Paul (born January 7, 1963) is an American physician and politician from Kentucky. In office since 2011, Paul currently serves in the United States Senate as a member of the Repub...
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Georg Schomann
Georg Schomann (Polish Jerzy Szoman) (Racibórz 1530 - Chmielnik 1591) was a Socinian (Unitarian) theologian.In his youth, was distinguished by a deep Catholic religiosity. In the years 1552-1554 he st...
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J. Douglas MacMillan
J. Douglas MacMillan (September 30, 1933 – August 3, 1991) was a British Christian minister in the Free Church of Scotland. MacMillan was born the youngest of six children, on the Ardnamurchan p...
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Renée of France
Renée of France (25 October 1510 – 12 June 1574), was the younger surviving child of Louis XII of France and Anne of Brittany. She was the Duchess of Ferrara due to her marriage to Ercole II d'E...
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Mikołaj Rej
Mikołaj Rej or Mikołaj Rey of Nagłowice (4 February 1505 – between 8 September/5 October 1569) was a Polish poet and prose writer of the emerging Renaissance in Poland as it succeeded the Middle Ages,...
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David Abeel
David Abeel (June 12, 1804 – September 4, 1846) was a missionary of the Dutch Reformed Church with the American Reformed Mission. He was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey in 1804 to Capt. David ...
Jan Łasicki
Jan Łasicki (Latin: Johannis Lasitii or Lasicius; 1534–1602) was a Polish historian and theologian. He was well-educated and traveled extensively in Western Europe from 1556 to 1581. Around 1557 h...
Elijah Coleman Bridgman
Elijah Coleman Bridgman (April 22, 1801 – November 2, 1861) was the first American Protestant Christian missionary appointed to China. He served with the American Board of Com...
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Daniel Turp
Daniel Turp (born April 30, 1955) is a professor of constitutional and international law at the Universite de Montreal, Canada. He served as a Bloc Québécois Member of Parliament (1997–2000) and as a ...
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