Louis xvi: louis xvi, the last king of france (1774–92) in the line of bourbon monarchs preceding the french revolution of 1789 the monarchy was abolished on sept 21, 1792 later louis and his queen consort, marie-antoinette, were guillotined on charges of counterrevolution louis was the third son of the. English: louis xvi of france (august 23, 1754 – january 21, 1793) succeeded his grandfather (louis xv of france) as king of france on may 10, 1774 he was crowned on june 11, 1775 his father, the louis dauphin son of marie leszczynska, had died in 1765 louis was his father's third son by marie josephe of saxony.
Louis xvi (23 august 1754 – 21 january 1793) was king of france and navarre from 1774 until 1791, after which he was subsequently king of the french from 1791 to 1792, before his deposition and execution during the french revolution his father, louis, dauphin of france, was the son and heir.
Louis xvi was born to louis ferdinand, dauphin of france and grandson of louis xv and his wife, marie josephe of saxony, in 1754 his father died early in louis's life and louis xvi became the dauphin. Louis xvi (french pronunciation: 23 august 1754 – 21 january 1793), born louis-auguste, was the last king of france and navarre before the french revolution during which he was also known as louis capetin 1765, at the death of his father, louis, dauphin of france, son and heir apparent of louis xv of france, louis-auguste became the new dauphin. Louis xvi (23 august 1754 – 21 january 1793) was king of france and navarre from 1774 until 1791, after which he was subsequently king of the french from 1791 to 1792, before his deposition and execution during the french revolutionhis father, louis, dauphin of france, was the son and heir apparent of louis xv of francedue to the dauphin's death in 1765, louis succeeded his grandfather in. Roi de france louis xvi re di francia louis xvi koning van frankrijk louis xvi roi de france louis xvi ludwig xvi king of france louis xvi louis capet edit language label louis xvi of france 0 references commons category louis xvi of france 1 reference imported from wikimedia project english wikipedia topic's main category.
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Louis xvi of france (1754 – 1793), born louis-auguste de france, duc de berry, was king of france and navarre from 1774 until 1791, after which he was subsequently king of the french from 1791 to 1792, before his deposition and execution during the french revolution. Louis xvi, king of france, arrived in the wrong historical place at the wrong time and soon found himself overwhelmed by events beyond his control ascending the throne in 1774, louis inherited a realm driven nearly bankrupt through the opulence of his predecessors louis xiv and xv after donning.
Louis-auguste de france, who was given the title duc de berry at birth, was born in the palace of versaillesone of seven children, he was the second son of louis, the dauphin of france, and thus the grandson of louis xv of france and of his consort, maria leszczyńskahis mother was marie-josèphe of saxony, the daughter of frederick augustus ii of saxony, prince-elector of saxony and king of.
Louis's formal style before the revolution was louis xvi, par la grâce de dieu, roi de france et de navarre, or louis xvi, by the grace of god, king of france and of navarre honours [ edit ] knight of the order of the holy spirit.