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5thslideKilling the King, killing the CommonsBefore the french revolution France was ruled by an absolute monarchy. People the believes that theking was elected by God to rule the people. So killing the king was a pretty big deal.King Louis 16thwas the king during the time of the revolution, and though it started in 1789, he wasn'tguillotined until 1793. His wife Marie Antoinette was then guillotined. Both were accused of treasonagainst their countries.Add pictures of Louis 16thand Marie AntoinetteAll this happened during the Reign of Terror from 1789-1799 which started after the revolution began,was when theGirondins, Jacobin's and other Republic minded people held mass executions of counter-revolutionist.Add a pictures with a guillotine6-Impacts
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English, French Revolution, Marie Antoinette, Louis XVI of France, King Louis, Wife Marie Antoinette, pretty big deal

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