Why was Marie Antoinette put to death? What was Marie Antoinette accused of?


Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna, Just known shortly as Marie Antoinette was born on November 2, 1755, The Hofburg, Vienna, Austria.

Being an archduchess of Austria, Marie Antoinette was the penultimate child and youngest daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and the Holy Roman Emperor, Emperor Francis I.

Marie Antoinette was the last queen of France before the French Revolution.

Her journey to becoming a Queen started with her Marriage to Louis XVI who was made the king of France and automatically giving the Queen Status to Marie Antoinette.

Marie Antoinette

Why was Marie Antoinette put to death?

Marie Antoinette’s death remains one of the talked about due to the many controversies surrounding it, the Former France Queen was put to death through execution by guillotine after she was found guilty of several crimes against the France state.

What was Marie Antoinette accused of?

For the first time, l was part of the many asking myself what offense did Marie Antoinette committed that can’t be forgiven.

But turns out that there were Different kind of accusations leveled against Marie Antoinette including incest, sexual abuse alongside treason. Her own son even accused her of Sexual abuse before a Revolutionary tribunal.

Marie Antoinette was also in the wrong books with accusations of sending millions of money to Austria and planning the killing of the National Guards.

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