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What was Marie Antoinette charged with?

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What was Marie Antoinette charged with?

What Happened to Marie Antoinette's Body After the Beheading:

After Marie Antoinette's execution on October 16, 1793, her body was thrown in a massive unmarked grave with other people who had been beheaded in Madeleine cemetery. When the monarchy was restored in 1815, her body and King Louis XVI's body were dug up, and after given a proper Christian burial, their bodies were interred in the Basilica of Saint Denis on January 21, 1815.

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Marie Antoinette was charged with high treason, conspiracy, and theft. On October 14, 1793, Marie Antoinette was brought to trial for several crimes...

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Marie Antoinette: History, Life & Fate

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