Gordon riots

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Gordon riots:

see Gordon, Lord GeorgeGordon, Lord George,
1751–93, English agitator, whose activities resulted in the tragic Gordon riots of 1780 in London. In 1779, Gordon assumed leadership of the Protestant Association, an organization formed to secure repeal of the Catholic Relief Act of 1778 (see
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