a single-chamber assembly in France from 20 September 1792 to 26 October 1795
was a French lawyer and politician, and one of the best-known and most influential figures of the French Revolution, the defence of the Republic, and the Reign of Terror.
Georges Jacques Danton was a leading figure in the early stages of the French Revolution and the first President of the Committee of Public Safety.
The Girondins or Girondists were members of the Gironde, a political group operating in France from 1791 to 1795 during the French Revolution. The Girondins were active within the Legislative Assembly and the National Convention.