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16/05/1770 Marie Antoinette marries the future King Louis XVI of France

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Upon the marriage, Marie Antoinette became Dauphine of France. The initial reaction to the marriage between Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI was mixed. On one hand, the Dauphine was beautiful and liked by the common people. On the other hand, those opposed to the alliance with Austria, and others for personal reasons, had a difficult relationship with her.
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    • Essentials 

    • Personal 

    • Dauphine of France (1770–74) 

    • Early years (1774–78) 

    • Motherhood, changes at court, intervention in politics (1778–81) 

    • Declining popularity (1782–85) 

    • Diamond necklace scandal 

    • Failure of political and financial reforms 

    • French Revolution before Varennes (1789–91) 

    • Mirabeau 

    • Civil Constitution of the Clergy 

    • Flight, arrest at Varennes and return to Paris (21–25 June 1791) 

    • Radicalization of the Revolution after Varennes (1791–92) 

    • Events leading to the abolition of the monarchy on 10 August 1792 

    • Louis XVI's trial and execution 

    • Marie Antoinette in the Temple 

    • Conciergerie 

    • Trial and execution (14–16 October 1793) 

    • Legacy 

    • In popular culture 

    • Children