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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.] who represents in the fullest degree the Victorian vigor and delight in material progress, but is quite untouched by the Victorian spiritual striving.
Wale Adenuga Productions (WAP), is set to release a new TV drama series, entitled, 'The Babington Family'.
MARION The late Ross Babington was inducted into the Southern Illinois Miners Coaches Hall of Fame Tuesday with a ceremony prior to the start of the game with Joliet.
it is clear he has no remorse Judge Philip Babington said the three victim impact statements left him in no doubt O'Hara's actions had a profound effect on each youngster.
Philip Babington was her second husband the first, (Colonel George Fenwick), died relatively young).
The duo topped their group at the championships at Babington Academy to earn a place in the final but were just edged out by the other group winners.
The Private Bank, an exclusive part of Union Bank, has announced that it has named Charity Babington Falls as a Director and Senior Wealth Strategist with The Private Bank's San Diego-based wealth planning team, the company said.
The kidnappers apparently snatched the students from their dormitory at Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School in Ikorodu, the (http://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/headlines/199313-nigeria-police-launch-hunt-girls-abducted-boarding-school-lagos.html) Premium Times  newspaper reported.
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?