39th year  -  N° 142                 Tuesday, 21 May 2024         Antwerpen		
10 Minutes Before the Worm
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Monday 21st of January 1793

231 years ago

King of France and Navarre Louis XVI born as Louis-Auguste de France is executed by the Guillotine at the age of 39 in Place de la Révolution, VIIIe, Paris, Île-de-France, France.

While Louis's blood dripped to the ground many members of the crowd ran forward to dip their handkerchiefs in it.