Torquemada, Thomas de (14201498)

Torquemada, Thomas de, a prior of a Dominican monastery who became in 1483, during the reign of Ferdinand and Isabella, head of the Inquisition, a “holy office” he administered with merciless cruelty (14201498).

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

Torquay * Torres Strait
Tooke, John Horne
Toole, John Lawrence
Toom Tabard
Tope
Topeka
Töpffer, Rudolf
Toplady, Augustus Montague
Torgau
Toronto
Torquay
Torquemada, Thomas de
Torres Strait
Torres-Vedras
Torricelli, Evangelista
Torrington
Torture, Judicial
Tory
Totemism
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Toulon