J. marat


Jean Paul [zhahn-pawl] , 1743–93, French politician and journalist: leader in the French revolution; assassinated by Charlotte Corday d'Armont.
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Marat (French mara)
Jean Paul (ʒɑ̃ pɔl). 1743--93, French revolutionary leader and journalist. He founded the radical newspaper L'Ami du peuple and was elected to the National Convention (1792). He was instrumental in overthrowing the Girondists (1793); he was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday

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