Louis XVI of France
Louis XVI (23 August 1754 – 21 January 1793), also known as Louis Capet, was King of France from 1774 until his deposition in 1792, although his formal title after 1791 was King of the French. He was...
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Happy Bastille Day! Here Are 8 Reasons Why You Should Teach Your Children To Speak Français
Known to the French as "La Fête Nationale," and by the Anglicized term "Bastille Day," Tuesday marks France's independence and the 226th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, a medieval fortres...
Marie Antoinette
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Franco-American alliance
The Franco-American alliance refers to the 1778 alliance between The Kingdom of France and the United States during the American Revolutionary War. Formalized in the 1778 Treaty of Alliance, it was a ...
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Franco-Indian alliances
Various Franco-Indian alliances were formed between France and Indian polities between the 18th century to the ascent of Napoleon. Following the alliances of Dupleix, a formal alliance was formed betw...
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French assistance to Nguyễn Ánh
French assistance to Nguyễn Ánh the future Emperor of Vietnam, whose name was later changed to Gia Long), the founder of the Nguyễn Dynasty, covered a period from 1777 to 1820. From 1777, Mgr Pigneau ...
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France in the American Revolutionary War
During the American Revolutionary War (American War of Independence; 1775–1783), France recognized and allied herself with the United States in 1778, declared war on Great Britain, and sent men, money...
France in the American Revolutionary War - Wikipedia
Trial of Louis XVI
The trial of Louis XVI was a key event of the French Revolution. It involved the trial of the former French king Louis XVI before the National Convention and led to his execution.
The trial began ...
Execution of Louis XVI
The execution of Louis XVI, by means of the guillotine, took place on 21 January 1793 at the Place de la Révolution ("Revolution Square", formerly Place Louis XV, and renamed Place de la Concorde in 1...
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Happy Bastille Day! Here Are 8 Reasons Why You Should Teach Your Children To Speak Français
Known to the French as "La Fête Nationale," and by the Anglicized term "Bastille Day," Tuesday marks France's independence and the 226th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, a medieval fortres...
Happy Bastille Day! Here Are 8 Reasons Why You Should Teach Your Children To Speak Français
Known to the French as "La Fête Nationale," and by the Anglicized term "Bastille Day," Tuesday marks France's independence and the 226th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, a medieval fortres...
Charles-Henri Sanson
Charles-Henri Sanson, full title Chevalier Charles-Henri Sanson de Longval (February 15, 1739 – July 4, 1806) was the Royal Executioner of France during the reign of King Louis XVI and ...
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Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette (/məˈriː æntwəˈnɛt/ or /æntwɑːˈnɛt/; [maʁi ɑ̃twanɛt]; baptised Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna; 2 November 1755 – 16 October 1793), born an Archduchess of Austria, was Dauphine of Franc...
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American Revolution
The American Revolution was a political upheaval that took place between 1765 and 1783 during which rebel colonists in the Thirteen American Colonies rejected the British monarchy and aristocracy, ove...
American Revolution - Wikipedia
Affair of the Diamond Necklace
The Affair of the Diamond Necklace was an incident in the 1780s at the court of Louis XVI of France involving his wife, Queen Marie Antoinette. The reputation of the Queen, which was already tarnished...
Affair of the Diamond Necklace - Wikipedia
Claude François Bruno Siblot
Claude François Bruno Siblot (1752–1801) was a French physician.
Treaty of Versailles (1787)
The Versailles Treaty of 1787 (French:Traité de Versailles de 1787) was a treaty of alliance signed between the French king Louis XVI and the Vietnamese Prince Nguyễn Ánh, the future Emperor Gia Long....
Treaty of Versailles (1787) - Wikipedia
Charles Jean Marie Barbaroux
Charles Jean Marie Barbaroux (6 March 1767 – 25 June 1794) was a French politician of the Revolutionary period and Freemason.
Born in Marseille, Barbaroux was educated at first by the local Orator...
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Antoine Claire Thibaudeau
Antoine Claire, Comte Thibaudeau (23 March 1765, Poitiers – 8 March 1854) was a French politician.He was the son of Antoine de Thibaudeau (1739–1813), who was a lawyer of Poitiers and a deputy t...
Antoine Claire Thibaudeau - Wikipedia
Édouard Jean Baptiste Milhaud
Édouard Jean-Baptiste Milhaud (10 July 1766 – 8 January 1833) was a French politician, Général de Division, and comte d'Empire. He is considered one of the best generals of cavalry of Napoleon's army...
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Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès
Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (3 May 1748 – 20 June 1836), most commonly known as the Abbé Sieyès ([sjejɛs]), was a French Roman Catholic abbé, clergyman and political writer. He was one of the chief politic...
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Marc-Guillaume Alexis Vadier
Marc-Guillaume Alexis Vadier (17 July 1736 – 14 December 1828) was a French politician of the French Revolution.
Son of a wealthy family in Pamiers, Ariège, he served in the army of the king...
Marc-Guillaume Alexis Vadier - Wikipedia
Flight to Varennes
The royal Flight to Varennes (French: Fuite à Varennes) during the night of 20/21 June 1791 was a significant episode in the French Revolution during which King Louis XVI of France, his wife Marie...
Flight to Varennes - Wikipedia
Marc Antoine Baudot
Marc Antoine Baudot (1765–1837) was a French memoirist and physician.