Greater Paris, Saint-Denis Basilica, the burial place of the French Kings, with nearly every king from the 10th to the 18th centuries being buried there, as well as many from previous centuries

Greater Paris, Saint-Denis Basilica, the burial place of the French Kings, with nearly every king from the 10th to the 18th centuries being buried there, as well as many from previous centuries

Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette; detail from a portrait of Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette and Archduke Maximilian of Austria by Joseph Hauzinger. Circa 1776.

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Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette; detail from a portrait of Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette and Archduke Maximilian of Austria by Joseph Hauzinger. Circa 1776.

Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette's husband, king of France. As the former King of France, Louis XVI was executed by guillotine on January 21, 1793. The National Convention had taken power a few months earlier.

Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette's husband, king of France. As the former King of France, Louis XVI was executed by guillotine on January 21, 1793. The National Convention had taken power a few months earlier.

Commencer les bonnes résolutions et fixer les règles de vie de la famille organisée (et heureuse!)

Commencer les bonnes résolutions et fixer les règles de vie de la famille organisée (et heureuse!)

Depicted in this picture is the lavish gold watch of the Emperor himself. The “N” for Napoleon is crowned in pearls surrounded by laurel leaves.

Depicted in this picture is the lavish gold watch of the Emperor himself. The “N” for Napoleon is crowned in pearls surrounded by laurel leaves.

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