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  1. Toussaint is a fictional character from the movie Les Misérables.
  2. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 2012 film When I Saw You.
  3. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 1973 film Papillon.
    • also known as Szef kolonii Toussaint Leper, Toussaint – szef kolonii trędowatych, Zarządca kolonii
    • in the film "Papillon", played by Anthony Zerbe
  4. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 1936 film Le Golem.
  5. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 2000 film Sunset Strip.
  6. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 1969 film On Her Majesty's Secret Service.
  7. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 2000 film The Squale.
  8. Toussaint is a fictional character from the 2000 film Sunset Strip.

There are other characters with in their name, like Jean Toussaint and Ernest Toussaint.


"Toussaint": Historical action epic based on the life of Toussaint Louverture, who led a successful slave rebellion in the 18th century that sparked the Haitian Revolution.


  1. "Toussaint" is a 1971 solo funk, jazz and soul album by Allen Toussaint, his second solo album and his first since the 1950s.
    • genres: Funk, Jazz
    • released on (44 years ago)
  2. "Toussaint" is an opera by David Blake and Anthony Ward.


Who is Toussaint?

Toussaint was the chief of a leper colony in South America, known for his appearance in the book Papillon. The book recounted the escapes of Henri Charrière from the French penal colony of Devil's Island in French Guiana. In 1934, Charriere, with his fellow prisoners Clusiot and Maturette, escaped from the penal colony. During their escape, they went to Toussaint's leper colony to obtain money and a boat.

  • born in (125 years ago)


Toussaint is a production of the opera by David Blake and Anthony Ward.

  • award: - Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera nomination for English National Opera

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Google previewWilliam Faulkner (2013)

by John Bassett

The death of Christmas has some tragic dignity; the lynching of Toussaint is a mere butchery, or on another view, a competent piece of legerdemain ...

Google previewGlannon Guide to Civil Procedure (2013)

Learning Civil Procedure Through Multiple-Choice Questions and Analysis by Jospeh W. Glannon

(Assume that Toussaint has not been admitted to the United States for “permanent residence.”) A. There is no jurisdiction over the action because Toussaint is a citizen of Iowa.

Google previewNovel Approaches to Anthropology (2013)

Contributions to Literary Anthropology by Marilyn Cohen

Fourth, Toussaint is a religious Catholic, whose moral code was incorruptible, unlike many slaves whose circumstances led them to debased behavior and hatred of whites. Given Martineau's views concerning polygyny and rampant marital ...

Google previewGlobalization, Utopia and Postcolonial Science Fiction (2012)

New Maps of Hope by E. Smith

For instance,theofficial historical narrativeof Toussaint is that the peaceful ...

Google previewWater, Sovereignty and Borders in Asia and Oceania (2009)

by Devleena Ghosh, Heather Goodall, Stephanie Hemelryk Donald

Sandy Toussaint is an Adjunct Professor ...

Google previewCultural Competency for the Health Professional (2012)

by Patti R. Rose

Toussaint is a 75-year-old woman who Considering Cultural Competency in all Healthcare Settings 25.

Google previewA Woman of the Century (1893)

Fourteen Hundred-seventy Biographical Sketches Accompanied by Portraits of Leading American Women in All Walks of Life by Frances Elizabeth Willard, Mary Ashton Rice Livermore

Miss Toussaint is a fluent linguist, ...

Google previewAmerican Women: Fifteen Hundred Biographies with Over 1,400 Portraits (1897)

A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of the Lives and Achievements of American Women During the Nineteenth Century by Frances Elizabeth Willard, Mary Ashton Rice Livermore

Miss Toussaint is a fluent linguist, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Popular Music (2011)

by Colin Larkin

Toussaint, Allen b. 14 January 1938, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. This influential artist first came to prominence in the mid-50s as the touring piano player with Shirley And Lee. The duo's producer, Dave Bartholomew, began using Toussaint ...

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1846)

by Alexander Whitelaw

They contended with various success against the British, until 1797, when Toussaint received from the French government a commission of general-in- chief of the armies of St Domingo, and, as such, signed the convention with general ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the African Diaspora (2008)

Origins, Experiences, and Culture. A-C. Volume 1

Born on a slave plantation in San Domingo, now the site of present-day Haiti, François Dominique Toussaint Breda is famous as the first modern black hero. Popularly celebrated and feared throughout the Atlantic world as the “Black Napoleon ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Haiti (2012)

by Michael R. Hall

TOUSSAINT LOUVERTURE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 9 251 who first settled the area, Labadee Beach is a fenced-off resort protected by a private security force. Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines leases the property from the ...

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To get to New Orleans you don't pass through anywhere else. That geographical location, being aloof, lets it hold onto the ritual of its own pace more than other places that have to keep up with the progress. (Allen Toussaint)
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The value of this 9-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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