Oates, Joyce Carol Born 1938. Us publisher whose works frequently worry love and physical violence in United states community. Among her novels are a yard of Earthly Delights (1967), Bellefleur (1980), and United states Appetites (1989).
Oates, Titus 1649-1705. English conspirator. Their story of a Jesuit story to assassinate Charles II (1678) resulted in the execution of several innocent Catholics.