Ollivier, Émile

Ollivier, Émile, French statesman, born at Marseilles; bred for the bar, and eminent at it; became Prime Minister under Louis Napoleon in 1870; precipitated “with a light heart” the country into a war with Germany, to his own overthrow; retired thereafter to Italy, but returned in 1872, and devoted himself to literature; died at Geneva (1825-1876).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Oliphant, Laurence
Oliphant, Mrs. Margaret
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