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(lū-ē'),
Pierre C.A., French physician, 1787-1872. See: Louis angle, Louis law.
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This calendar was given out by Louis Dauphin, later Louis XVI, and his wife Marie-Antoinette to members of their court.
Instead, Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette spent the next few years dithering and prevaricating on needed reforms, until their kingdom collapsed, and they lost their heads on the guillotine.
(Fragile Louise de la Valliere, another Louis XVI conquest, retired to a convent, and never looked back.)
1793: French King Louis XVI went on trial and was sentenced to the guillotine.
10 ( ANI ): A new research has revealed that forensic studies done by Spanish and French researchers erroneously ascribed a mummified head to Henry IV and blood on a handkerchief to Louis XVI.
Paris Two centuries after the French people beheaded Louis XVI and dipped their handkerchiefs in his blood, scientists believe they have authenticated the remains of one such rag kept as a revolutionary souvenir.
Wherever you went in the Western world, from St Petersburg to New York, wherever you found great wealth and cultural aspiration, you found Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI furniture.
The author's approach is seen in the first entry--absolute monarchy--which he argues is a misnomer for the reigns of Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI as each was restrained by a variety of forces and institutions.
Which Archduchess of Austria married Louis XVI of France?
1793: 1, Louis XVI, King of France, was guillotined in the Place de la Revolution, Paris.
Chevillotte, a renowned pool tables manufacturer, will unveil a limited edition of the classic King Louis XVI's billiard table at the Interiors UAE 2009 exhibition in Abu Dhabi.
EONNAGATA: Director Robert Lepage, ballerina Sylvie Guillem and choreographer Russell Maliphant have found a fascinating subject for their collaboration at dance-focused performance house Sadler's Wells: a spy for Louis XV so good at disguising himself as a woman that the succeeding king, Louis XVI, convinced he was female, insisted he wear a dress in public.