meaning of bethune

bethune meaning in General Dictionary

united states of america educator whom worked to enhance race relations and educational options for Black Us americans (1875-1955)

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The last duke of Charost, Armand Joseph de Bethune (1738-1800), French economist and philanthropist, served in the army during the Seven Years' War, after which he retired to his estates in Berry, where, and also in Brittany and Picardy, he sought to ameliorate the lot of his peasants by abolishing feudal dues, and introducing reforms in agriculture.

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