Orsini, Felice (18191858)

Orsini, Felice, Italian conspirator, born of a noble family, but bred in the atmosphere of revolution and secret plotting; with three others attempted the life of Louis Napoleon; was defended by Jules Favre, but condemned to death and guillotined (18191858).

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

Orrery * Orsova
Orloff
Orme, Robert
Ormolu
Ormonde, James Butler, Duke of
Ormuz
Ormuzd
Orontes
Orosius, Paulus
Orpheus
Orrery
Orsini, Felice
Orsova
Orviëto
Oscans
Oscar I.
Oscott
O'Shaughnessy, Arthur
Osiander, Andreas
Osiris
Osmanlis
Osmose

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