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The primary reason King Louis XVI was executed in 1793 because of treason to France. Otherreasons King Louis XVI was executed in 1793 were because his wife’s and his unpopularity andRobespierre’s influence.The primary reason King Louis XVI was executed in 1793 was due to his treason to France.This was why he was mainly executed because hatred flared in the French, leading them to radicalresponses, like murder. King Louis XVI tried to flee to Varennes, Austria because he was frighteneddue to the radical measures that the revolution was getting to. Someone recognized him fromlooking at a coin that had his face on it, then he was imprisoned until further investigation. When itwas investigated, they found letters that King Louis XVI and Austria were writing to each other. Inthese letters King Louis XVI revealed his plan to come back with Austrian soldiers to defeat therevolution. The French were offended by the attempts at treason and decided to make him pay theultimate price of death.
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Term
Spring
Professor
Dr.J.Rivera
Tags
Psychology, Marie Antoinette, Louis XVI of France, King Louis XVI

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