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chad
Premiere for Present CompanyBlakeney (played by David Partridge) and his “Bounders” during the 1793-4 Reign
Premiere for Present Company
chad / Posted yesterday
Blakeney (played by David Partridge) and his “Bounders” during the 1793-4 Reign of Terror which followed the execution of Louis XVI. These aristocratic Englishmen rush across the Channel and using disguises and their wits, rescue their French... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 23England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state
August 23
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state of open and avowed rebellion. 1754: King Louis XVI of France is born in the Palace of Versailles, France. 1305: Sir William Wallace, one of Scotland's main leaders... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 23England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state
August 23
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state of open and avowed rebellion. 1754: King Louis XVI of France is born in the Palace of Versailles, France. 1305: Sir William Wallace, one of Scotland's main leaders... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 23England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state
August 23
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state of open and avowed rebellion. 1754: King Louis XVI of France is born in the Palace of Versailles, France. 1305: Sir William Wallace, one of Scotland's main leaders... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 23England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state
August 23
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
England's King George III declares that the American colonies exist in a state of open and avowed rebellion. 1754: King Louis XVI of France is born in the Palace of Versailles, France. 1305: Sir William Wallace, one of Scotland's main leaders... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Party lines: Big ideas for small talkdoodles would be more valuable than the cost of his meal and the cheques would
Party lines: Big ideas for small talk
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
doodles would be more valuable than the cost of his meal and the cheques would never be cashed. Around 1760, when King Louis XVI was a child, he was warned by an astrologist to be on guard on the 21st day of each month. What followed was... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
One Day, One Place: Lucerne, Switzerland— a huge figure of a dying lion hewn from the face of the rock ledge, commemora
One Day, One Place: Lucerne, Switzerland
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
— a huge figure of a dying lion hewn from the face of the rock ledge, commemorating Swiss Guards who died defending King Louis XVI during the French Revolution. The Spreuerbrucke, built in 1406, features 45 paintings of the Dance of Death on... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 13Wild West show made her one of America's first female superstars, is born Phoeb
August 13
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
Wild West show made her one of America's first female superstars, is born Phoebe Ann Moses in North Star, Ohio. 1792: King Louis XVI of France is formally arrested by the National Tribunal, and declared an enemy of the people. 1521: Tenochtitlán... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 13Wild West show made her one of America's first female superstars, is born Phoeb
August 13
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
Wild West show made her one of America's first female superstars, is born Phoebe Ann Moses in North Star, Ohio. 1792: King Louis XVI of France is formally arrested by the National Tribunal, and declared an enemy of the people. 1521: Tenochtitlán... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 13Wild West show made her one of America's first female superstars, is born Phoeb
August 13
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
Wild West show made her one of America's first female superstars, is born Phoebe Ann Moses in North Star, Ohio. 1792: King Louis XVI of France is formally arrested by the National Tribunal, and declared an enemy of the people. 1521: Tenochtitlán... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Weird 'wichesbuttery rye, it's a light sandwich that points to the salmon canapés one might
Weird 'wiches
Charleston City Paper / Posted 21 days ago
buttery rye, it's a light sandwich that points to the salmon canapés one might find at fancy pinky-finger-out parties with Louis XVI chaise lounges and smug attitudes. Luckily, you don't have to make small talk with Chauncy about his jaunt to the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 10, 2016Smithsonian Institution. In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris
This day in history, Aug. 10, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Smithsonian Institution. In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries Palace, where King Louis XVI resided. (The king was later arrested, put on trial for treason, and executed.) In 1821, Missouri became the 24th... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 10France, with an exhibition of 537 paintings, the majority of the works being ro
August 10
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
France, with an exhibition of 537 paintings, the majority of the works being royal and confiscated church property. 1792: Louis XVI of France is arrested and taken into custody as his Swiss Guards are massacred by a Parisian mob when they storm... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 10France, with an exhibition of 537 paintings, the majority of the works being ro
August 10
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 21 days ago
France, with an exhibition of 537 paintings, the majority of the works being royal and confiscated church property. 1792: Louis XVI of France is arrested and taken into custody as his Swiss Guards are massacred by a Parisian mob when they storm... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historythis date: In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the T
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 22 days ago
this date: In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries (TWEE'-luh-reez) Palace, where King Louis XVI resided. (The king was later arrested, put on trial for treason, and executed.) In 1821, Missouri became the 24th... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacthis date: In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the T
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
this date: In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries (TWEE'-luh-reez) Palace, where King Louis XVI resided. (The king was later arrested, put on trial for treason, and executed.) In 1821, Missouri became the 24th... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in History1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries (TWEE'
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries (TWEE'-luh-reez) Palace, where King Louis XVI resided. (The king was later arrested, put on trial for treason, and executed.) In 1821, Missouri became the 24th... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryIn 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries (TW
Today in History
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
In 1792, during the French Revolution, mobs in Paris attacked the Tuileries (TWEE'-luh-reez) Palace, where King Louis XVI resided. (The king was later arrested, put on trial for treason, and executed.) Ten years ago: British authorities announced... Read more
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express
Top 10 facts about Versaillesof 357 mirrors. 3. All the materials used in building and decorating Versaille
Top 10 facts about Versailles
express / Posted 23 days ago
of 357 mirrors. 3. All the materials used in building and decorating Versailles were made in France.Related articles Louis XVI, or the 'Sun King': Europe’s longest reigning monarch Giant waterfall pouring out of THE SKY 4. At the time... Read more
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News Mail
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
News Mail / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
Daily Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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Northern Star
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
Northern Star / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
The Daily Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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Queensland Times
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
Queensland Times / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What's on the small screen this weekitself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most
What's on the small screen this week
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
itself, this drama-documentary brings the 150-year reign of France's three most famous monarchs - Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI - to life. It includes interviews with the world's leading specialists. Why you should watch: History comes to... Read more
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FOX News
Rhode Island's Most Expensive Home Is a $19M Cottagethe main entry features Directoire-style wrought-iron railings, Delman points o
Rhode Island's Most Expensive Home Is a $19M Cottage
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
the main entry features Directoire-style wrought-iron railings, Delman points out. A main salon and formal dining room have Louis XVI details. Outside, there's an enclosed seaside loggia and a terrace featuring an ocean-facing pool that separates... Read more
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The Atlantic
It's 18 Brumaire All Over Againhad overseen the Reign of Terror, executing thousands of suspected enemies of t
It's 18 Brumaire All Over Again
The Atlantic / Posted 1 months ago
had overseen the Reign of Terror, executing thousands of suspected enemies of the revolution, including the deposed Louis XVI; his wife, Marie Antoinette; and even members of the revolution itself. The Jacobins’ downfall on 9 Thermidor... Read more

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