AUBUSSON, PIERRE D'

AUBUSSON, PIERRE D'
   grand-master of the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem, of French descent, who in 1480 gallantly defended Rhodes when besieged by Mahomet II., and drove the assailants back, amounting to no fewer than 100,000 men (1423-1503).

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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