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Babington

(ˈbæbɪŋtən)
n
(Biography) Anthony 1561–86, English conspirator, executed for organizing an unsuccessful plot (1586) to assassinate Elizabeth I and place Mary, Queen of Scots, on the English throne
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An author who had much to do with preparing me for the quixotic folly in point was that Thomas Babington Macaulay, who taught simplicity of diction in phrases of as "learned length and thundering sound," as any he would have had me shun, and who deplored the Latinistic English of Johnson in terms emulous of the great doctor's orotundity and ronderosity.
The first great figure, chronologically, in the period, and one of the most clearly-defined and striking personalities in English literature, is Thomas Babington Macaulay, [Footnote: The details of Macaulay's life are known from the; famous biography of him by his nephew, Sir George Trevelyan.
Action Mental Health chief David Babington said: "People are dying and this is simply unacceptable.
The group, headed by Cardiff University genetics student Alastair Babington and his four housemates, decided to launch the scheme in reaction to three alleged sexual assaults reported in the city in September.
Who was on the throne of England in 1586 at the time of the Babington Plot?
In last year's edition of the Grand Finals, UAE based, Sean Babington won the DD2 World championship title.
Babington, Bruce, The Sports Film: Games People Play, Wallflower Press, London, 2014, ISBN 9 7802 3116 9653, 123 pp.
Muscat: World champion Sean Babington hogged limelight when he clinched two back-to-back victories in the Oman-UAE joint Rotax Max Challenge (RMC) at the Muscat Speedway during the weekend.
An Ethnography of England in the Year 1685: Being the Celebrated Third Chapter of Thomas Babington Macaulay's History of England
Player manager Jordon Edge put a strong side together as his Thornton Hall controlled the game against Babington Rotary to win 12-1.
Armed officers attended Babington Road - near the junction of Soho Road - in Handsworth just after 4.
The victim was in a critical condition in hospital last night after bullets were fired in Babington Road in Handsworth at 4.