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How did Marie Antoinette use her rank as queen frivolously?

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How did Marie Antoinette use her rank as queen frivolously?

Marie Antoinette:

Marie Antoinette was born in Vienna on November 2, 1755. She was the daughter of the Holy Roman Emperor Francis I and Maria Theresa. Marie was the wife of King Louis XVI of France. She was executed on October 16, 1793 during the French Revolution, Louis XVI having been previously put to death.

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Marie Antoinette was extravagant in her life as queen of France however those preceding her were extravagant as well. The French monarchy was in debt...

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Marie Antoinette: History, Life & Fate

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