Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Robespierre Executed

The execution of RobespierreTwo centuries and sixteen years ago today, Maximilien François Marie Isidore de Robespierre fell prey to his own method and was executed by guillotine at Place Louis XV, where Their Majesties previously had been executed in a similar manner, after being arrested the previous day.

Elsewhere: The Mad Monarchist

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