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Biography of the queen of france about this page apa citation goyau, g (1910) marie antoinette in the catholic encyclopedia.
Marie antoinette (november 2, 1755 - october 16, 1793) in 1774, louis auguste and marie antoinette became king and queen of france they had their first child, marie th r se in 1778, followed by louis joseph in 1781 marie antoinette at biography. Watch online full movie marie antoinette (2006) for free the retelling of france's iconic but ill-fated queen, marie antoinette from her betrothal and marriage to louis xvi at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen, and ultimately the fall of versailles director. The tragic tale of marie antoinette's death during the french revolution is the stuff of legend but while the story of marie antoinette ends with her beheading in 1793, the tragedy of her family continued to unfold long after her death marie antoinette and her husband, the dauphin, were married. Biography of marie antoinette, the french queen who had the misfortune to be on the thrown of france just as the terrifying french revolution began also of interest: a short biography of susan b. A few quotes from the film are directly taken from marie antoinette's actual life and from the biography by lady antonia fraser that the film is loosely based upon. Marie antoinette is credited as archduchess of austria , queen of france and navarre, jean-jacques rousseau maria antonia josepha johanna von habsburg-lothringen (french: marie antoinette jos phe jeanne de habsbourg-lorraine, born vienna, 2 november 1755.