[rob-ert;; French raw-ber] /ˈrɒb ərt;; French rɔˈbɛr/ (Show IPA), 1899–1972, French pianist and composer.
Robert Stewart, Viscount (2nd Marquess of Londonderry) 1769–1822, British statesman. Historical Examples Sketches of Reforms and Reformers, of Great Britain and Ireland Henry B. Stanton A Bid for Fortune Guy Boothby Talleyrand Joseph McCabe Westminster Abbey Mrs. A. Murray Smith Notes on the Diplomatic History of the Jewish Question Lucien Wolf A History of England, […]
Robert, 1573–1605, English Catholic conspirator, leader in Gunpowder Plot. Contemporary Examples Life Imitates “Patriots” David Frum May 24, 2012 Life Imitates Patriots: Inaugural Version David Frum January 19, 2013 Historical Examples Guy Fawkes William Harrison Ainsworth Fox’s Book of Martyrs John Foxe Guy Fawkes William Harrison Ainsworth The Last Of The Barons, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton […]
(Edgar Algernon) Robert (1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood) 1864–1958, British statesman: Nobel Peace Prize 1937. Robert (1st Earl of Salisburyand1st Viscount Cecil of Cranborne) 1563–1612, British statesman (son of William Cecil). Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-, Salisbury (def 1). William (1st Baron Burghley or Burleigh) 1520–98, British statesman: adviser to Elizabeth I. a male given name: […]
Robert (Baron Clive of Plassey) 1725–74, British general and statesman in India. a male given name, form of Cleve. Contemporary Examples The Year of Flying Dangerously Clive Irving December 22, 2009 Victim: I Watched British MPs Rape and Murder Young Boys Nico Hines December 17, 2014 Princess Diana Was the Girlfriend From Hell. Why Is […]