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Hampden

[hamp-duh n, ham-]
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  1. John,1594–1643, British statesman who defended the rights of the House of Commons against Charles I.
  2. WalterWalter Hampden Dougherty, 1879–1955, U.S. actor.
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Hampden

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  1. John. 1594–1643, English statesman; one of the leaders of the Parliamentary opposition to Charles I
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