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 (kŏs′o͞oth′, kô′sho͝ot′), Lajos 1802-1894.
Hungarian revolutionary leader who sought Hungary's independence from Austria. Declaring the Habsburg dynasty invalid, he briefly led a provisional government (1849) until Russia interceded on Austria's behalf.
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(Hungarian ˈkoʃuːt)
(Biography) Lajos (ˈlɔjoʃ). 1802–94, Hungarian statesman. He led the revolution against Austria (1848) and was provisional governor (1849), but he fled when the revolt was suppressed (1849)
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(ˈkɒs uθ, kəˈsuθ)

La•jos (ˈlɔ yoʊʃ) 1802–94, Hungarian patriot.
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What can we expect, then, when we have only poor gallant blundering men like Kossuth, Garibaldi, Mazzini, and righteous causes which do not triumph in their hands--men who have holes enough in their armour, God knows, easy to be hit by respectabilities sitting in their lounging chairs, and having large balances at their bankers'?
The priciest Bohemia home sold in November was a 4-bedroom, 3.5-bath colonial on .44 acres at 1625 Louis Kossuth Ave.
low-floor buses will be running between Nyugati ter and Kossuth Lajos ter.
(3) Nor do broader historical studies of British support for and engagement with European revolutionary causes and their heroes--especially Joseph Mazzini (1805-1872) and Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882) of Italy and Lajos Kossuth (1802-1894) of Hungary--have much to say about variations between Scotland and England; most solely focus on England.
Golden Plains Wind Project is located in Winnebago and Kossuth counties in the north central portion of Iowa.
When the high school football season starts in Mississippi later this month, the Kossuth Aggies will be wearing maroon and white uniforms, just as they always have.
It was one of the most memorable, colourful and stirring events in the history of Birmingham - that Monday, November 10 1851 when the Hungarian patriot Louis Kossuth and the cause of Hungarian freedom were acclaimed by thousands of Brummies and Midlanders.
On the occasion of 15 March, Hungary's National Day, the plaque commemorating the Hungarian freedom fighter and statesman Lajos Kossuth in the street bearing his name in the Madzari quarter of Gazi Baba district, and the memorial tomb honouring Sandor Petofi, a national hero and poet in the street named after him in the Dracevo district of KiselaVoda were revisited by the staff of the Hungarian Embassy.
* $3,150,000 for a five-story apartment building containing 35 apartments, located on Kossuth Avenue in the Bronx.
Paul of Brookline, NH; 2 grandchildren, Jaylyn and Colton Paul of Milford, NH; 4 sisters, Elaine and her husband Raymond Craw of Uxbridge, Harriet Tancrell of Uxbridge, Suzanne Batchelder of Milford, MA, and Claudia and her husband Kenneth Reavis of Bellingham, MA; a brother, Phillip Tancrell of Kossuth, PA; and several nieces and nephews.
Tamas Benyei, of the Department of English Literature at Kossuth University, Hungary, provides a collection of intelligent essays--"not built upon one coherent thesis," according to the author--on novels by Evelyn Waugh, John Fowles, William Golding, Jeanette Winterson, and Ian McEwan.