- Gas·pard de [ga-spar duh] /gaˈspar də/, 1519–72, French admiral and Huguenot leader.
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What promise did Coligny make to the people of the Netherlands?
Why did Coligny later wish to establish a colony in America?
That speech of Coligny's was of all things the one he most desired to forget.The Historical Nights' Entertainment
See the synopsis of Coligny's speech in La Planche, 247, 248.The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)
Henry Martyn Baird
Coligny was severely wounded in the face, and the Rhinegrave was killed.Saint Bartholomew's Eve
G. A. Henty
- Gaspard de (ɡaspar də), Seigneur de Châtillon. 1519–72, French Huguenot leader