successor

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son and successor of Francois Duvalier as president of Haiti; he was overthrown by a mass uprising in 1986 (born in 1951) Baby Doc , Duvalier , Jean-Claude Duvalier
internal counterintelligence agency of the Russian Federation and successor to the Soviet KGB; formerly led by Vladimir Putin Federal Security Bureau , Federal Security Service , FSB
Nero's successor Galba
(Old Testament) Moses' successor who led the Israelites into the Promised Land; best remembered for his destruction of Jericho Joshua
Emperor of Rome who introduced a degree of freedom after the repressive reign of Domitian; adopted Trajan as his successor (30-98) Marcus Cocceius Nerva , Nerva
German theologian and Luther's successor as leader of the Reformation in Germany (1497-1560) Melanchthon , Philipp Melanchthon , Philipp Schwarzerd
Marxist and Maoist terrorist organization in Germany; a network of underground guerillas who committed acts of violence in the service of the class struggle; a successor to the Baader-Meinhof Gang; became one of Europe's most feared terrorist groups; disb RAF , Red Army Faction
member of the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs Shi'ite , Shi'ite Muslim , Shia Muslim , Shiite , Shiite Muslim
branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs Shiism
religion believing in Ali and his descendents as the successor to Muhammad Shiites
religion believing in the first four caliphs as the successor to Muhammad Sunni
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