The Count of Aranda
A Spanish nobleman, soldier and friend of the French Deists who rejected revelation and authority in religion. With Tannuci & Grimaldi they were to exercise a large influence over the Spanish monarch Charles III. They were able to convince the pious king that the Jesuits desired only wealth and power. He was to coordinate a series of attacks against the Society of Jesus, including the banning of all Jesuit alumni from government posts.