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King Louis XVI of France


1788 - Louis XVI by Antoine-François Callet
Birth23.8.1754 in Palace of Versailles, France
Death21.1.1793 in Place de la Révolution, Paris, France of execution by guillotine (38 years)
FatherPrince Louis of France, Dauphin of France
MotherPrincess Maria Josepha of Saxony
SiblingsKing Louis XVIII of France
King Charles X of France
MarriageArchduchess Marie Antoinette of Austria, Queen consort of France and Navarre
Wedding: 16.5.1770
ChildrenKing Louis XVII of France
ProfessionKing of France and Navarre (10 May 1774 - 1 October 1791)
King of the French (1 October 1791 - 21 September 1792)
Old addressesWikipediaMapPalace of Versailles, Versailles, France
WikipediaMapParis, France
   Palais des Tuileries

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Louis XVI by Antoine-François Callet
King Louis XVI of France

(* 23.8.1754, O 16.5.1770, † 21.1.1793)
 
King Louis XVIII of France
King Charles X of France
Louis
Prince Louis of France, Dauphin of France

(* 4.9.1729, O 9.2.1747, † 20.12.1765)
Louis XV by Hyacinthe Rigaud
King Louis XV of France

(* 15.2.1710, O 9.1725, † 10.5.1774)
Louis by Hyacinthe Rigaud
Petit Dauphin Louis of France

(* 16.8.1682, O 7.12.1697, † 18.2.1712)
 
King Philip V of Spain
Grand Dauphin Louis of France
(* 1.11.1661, O 7.3.1680, † 14.4.1711)
Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria
(* 28.11.1660, O 7.3.1680, † 20.4.1690)
Marie Adélaïde
Princess Marie Adélaïde of Savoy

(* 6.12.1685, O 7.12.1697, † 12.2.1712)
 
Princess Maria Luisa of Savoy, Queen consort of Spain
King Victor Amadeus II of Sardinia
(* 14.5.1666, O 10.4.1684, † 31.10.1732)
Princess Anne Marie of Orléans, Queen consort of Sardinia
(* 27.8.1669, O 10.4.1684, † 26.8.1728)
Marie Leszczyńska by Charles-André van Loo
Marie Leszczyńska, Queen consort of France and Navarre

(* 23.6.1703, O 9.1725, † 24.6.1768)
Maria Josepha by Jean-Martial Frédou
Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony

(* 4.11.1731, O 9.2.1747, † 13.3.1767)
 
Elector Friedrich Christian of Saxony
Duchess Maria Amalia of Saxony, Queen consort of Spain
August III by Louis de Silvestre
King August III of Poland, Elector of Saxony

(* 17.10.1696, O 1719, † 5.10.1763)
August II by Henryk Rodakowski after Louis de Silvestre
King August II the Strong of Poland, Elector of Saxony

(* 12.5.1670, O 20.1.1693, † 1.2.1733)
 
Elector Johann Georg IV of Saxony
Elector Johann Georg III of Saxony
(* 20.6.1647, O 9.10.1666, † 12.9.1691)
Princess Anna Sophie of Denmark and Norway, Electress consort of Saxony
(* 1.9.1647, O 9.10.1666, † 1.7.1717)
 
King Christian V of Denmark and Norway
Princess Wilhelmine Ernestine of Denmark and Norway
Prince George of Denmark and Norway
Princess Ulrika Eleonora of Denmark and Norway, Queen consort of Sweden
Christiane Eberhardine by Louis de Silvestre
Christiane Eberhardine of Brandenburg-Bayreuth

(* 19.12.1671, O 20.1.1693, † 4.9.1727)
Maria Josepha by Rosalba Carriera
Archduchess Maria Josepha of Austria, Queen consort of Poland

(* 8.12.1699, O 1719, † 17.11.1757)
 
Archduchess Maria Amalia of Austria, Holy Roman Empress consort
Joseph I
Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor

(* 26.7.1678, O 24.2.1699, † 17.4.1711)
 
Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, Queen consort of Portugal
Karl VI, Holy Roman Emperor
Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
(* 9.6.1640, O 1676, † 5.5.1705)
Countess Palatine Eleonor Magdalene of Neuburg, Holy Roman Empress consort
(* 6.1.1655, O 1676, † 19.1.1720)
Wilhelmine Amalia
Princess Wilhelmine Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Holy Roman Empress consort

(* 21.4.1673, O 24.2.1699, † 10.4.1742)

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