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O'Hig·gins

 (ō-hĭg′ĭnz), Bernardo 1778-1842.
Chilean revolutionary and politician who ruled Chile from the time it gained independence from Spain (1817) until he was deposed (1823).

O'Higgins

(əʊˈhɪɡɪnz; Spanish oˈiɣins)
n
1. (Biography) Ambrosio (æmˈbrəʊzɪˌəʊ). ?1720–1801, Irish soldier, who became viceroy of Chile (1789–96) and of Peru (1796–1801)
2. (Biography) his son, Bernardo (bɛrˈnarðo). 1778–1842, Chilean revolutionary. He was one of the leaders in the struggle for independence from Spain and was Chile's first president (1817–23)

O'Hig•gins

(oʊˈhɪg ɪnz; Sp. ɔˈi gins)

n.
Bernardo (Liberator of Chile), 1778–1842, Chilean general and statesman.
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We rode on to Ballenar, which takes its name from Ballenagh in Ireland, the birthplace of the family of O'Higgins, who, under the Spanish government, were presidents and generals in Chile.
He agreed with defence counsel Micheal P O'Higgins that it is possible such injuries would be caused by Tighe putting his fingers in the baby's mouth in efforts to remove the blockage.
Descendiente de una familia nobiliaria gaelica venida a menos y emigrante en Espana por necesidad, O'Higgins murio en Lima (1801) al frente de uno de los cargos mas ambicionados de todo el Imperio espanol: el de virrey del Peru.
Popularmente es conocido como el gran procer, Director Supremo y Padre de la patria; el primer soldado y Presidente del pais, el libertador Bernardo O'Higgins.
Este articulo estudia al gobierno de Bernardo O'Higgins y al incipiente Estado de Chile a traves de los reportes, informes y cartas privadas de los agentes que representaron a Estados Unidos.
AWARD winning tenor saxophonist Dave O'Higgins, plays at the Victoria Hotel, Menai Bridge on February 17.
THE new series of gigs launched by jazz scene mover-and-shaker Ben Crosland drew a good-sized audience to The Keys for a night of hard swinging music featuring front-liners Steve Waterman on trumpet and flugel and Dave O'Higgins on tenor sax.
En dicho legado se incluye, indudablemente, al legendario artista y muralista de origen norteamericano y naturalizado mexicano Pablo O'Higgins (1904-1983), quien con su obra mural tuvo el proposito de hacer llegar e inculcarle al pueblo mexicano, sin tomar en cuenta raza o clase social, la historia del pais por medio del uso de paredes como lienzos para transmitir multiples lecturas, siendo este el eje central de toda su creacion artistica.
MATCH BETTING BET365 BETFAIR BETFRED BETWAY BOYLES HILLS LADBROKES P POWER FOOTBALL COBRELOA v O'HIGGINS 7pm Cobreloa 17-10 6-4 8-5 13-10 6-4 8-5 31-20 6-4 O'Higgins 8-5 29-20 6-4 17-10 29-20 6-4 8-5 6-4 Draw 9-4 11-5 11-5 9-4 9-4 23-10 11-5 11-5 Best-price percentage: 104 AFTER AN unbroken spell of 37 years in the Chilean top flight, Cobreloa find themselves in the relegation mire as they prepare for today's clash with out-of-form O'Higgins, writes Dan Childs.
The Dave O'Higgins Quartet will also play at the venue on Thursday, November 6, at 8pm showcasing music from their critically praised CD release Got the Real Note (Jazzizit).
The woman's lawyer Michael O'Higgins criticised the HSE for taking the infant from his mother.