When was Marie Antoinette beheaded?


When was Marie Antoinette beheaded?

Marie Antoinette's Last Days:

Marie Antoinette' last days were spend in a dungeon awaiting trial, and ultimately, execution. An attempt to rescue the ill-fated queen called the Carnation Affair failed and Marie Antoinette remained imprisoned until her death.

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Marie Antoinette was beheaded on October 16, 1793. Her husband, King Louis XVl had been executed in January of that year and her children were taken...

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Marie Antoinette: History, Life & Fate

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Chapter 11 / Lesson 12

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