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What was Marie Antoinette like?

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What was Marie Antoinette like?

Marie Antoinette:

Marie Antoinette (1755-1793) was born an Austrian princess and became queen of France by marriage. The daughter of Habsburg royalty, she became the wife of Louis XVI, and was beheaded a few months after he was in 1793, following the French Revolution.

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When she was just 15, Marie Antoinette was married by proxy to a man she had never met: Louis XVI, the dauphin of France. Their marriage was intended...

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Marie Antoinette: History, Life & Fate

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