This is not that long ago! - Last public execution by guillotine – Eugène Weidmann, France, June 1939
This is an artist's rendition of the 'actual' guillotines possessed by the government of the United States. - The use of guillotines for "governmental purposes" was lobbied for and pass.
Archduke Maximilian Francis of Austria visited Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI on 7 February 1775 at the Château de la Muette.
The French Revolution was a period of radical social and political upheaval in France that had a lasting impact on French history and more broadly throughout the world.