A Mexican revolutionary leader of the twentieth century. He was defeated in the struggle for the presidency of Mexico after the Mexican Revolution of 1910 and was eventually assassinated. At one point, Villa raided a town in New Mexico, hoping to embarrass his opposition back home. The United States sent troops under General John Pershing in pursuit of Villa, and the United States and Mexico nearly went to war.
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Villa and Zapata looked on, smiling their papier mache smiles, sure they had seen something like this before.
The faces of Villa and Zapata looked on from the opposite end of the square.
The three were living it up at his Arcore villa outside Milan, made famous by his orgiastic Bunga-Bunga parties.Was Putin’s Midnight Visit to Berlusconi About Bunga Bunga?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One can even rent out the villa here or wander down from the Arc de Triomphe and peek through the fence.
They will reportedly take a smaller group of friends to another villa outside Florence to continue the celebrations on Sunday.Eavesdropping On Kim and Kanye’s Florentine “Wedding of the Century”|Barbie Latza Nadeau|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He inclosed it under a cover to the Marquis Santa Cruz, who had a villa in the neighbourhood.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
We don't call every tuppeny-hapenny villa inhabited by a nobleman a 'castle' as they do in Germany and Austria.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
It was a pretty house, stood a little apart from the forge, and was called Rock Villa.
You had better go to the Villa Lambert and arrange for taking up our quarters there, if you like the place.
The villa and its terrace were built of white stone, but a large portion of the walls was covered with ivy.