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The Committee of Safety, formally the Citizen's Committee of Public Safety, was a 13-member group of the Annexation Club. The group was composed of American and Hawaiian citizens who were members of the Missionary Party, as well as American residents in the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi that planned and carried out the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi on January 17, 1893.

Under Robespierre's leadership of the Committee of Public Safety, the committee employed an essentially dictatorial control over the French government. This was after the abolishment of the monarchy and the execution of the king, during Robespierre's Reign of Terror. CC - 18th c. - SP


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.

Philadelphia : Committee of Public Safety of Pennsylvania, Department of Military Service, [1917]

d'Herbois, Jean-Marie Collot aka Collot - A French actor/playwright. An ardent revolutionary, he became a member of the Committee of Public Safety during the Reign of Terror. He is credited with saving Madame Tussaud from the guillotine, but...


Rep. Cornish Named Chairman of House Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance Committee | Mankato Times - Mankato News Online

Maximilien de Robespierre: 5/6/1758 – 7/28/1794), a French lawyer, politician, and one of the best-known and most influential figures of the French Revolution. July 29, 1792: Robespierre calls for the removal of the king. He opposed war with Austria & the possibility of a coup by La Fayette. As a member of the Committee of Public Safety, he was instrumental in the period of the Revolution commonly known as the Reign of Terror, which ended a few months after his arrest & execution in July…