Why was King Louis Xvi Executed?

King Louis XVI was a victim of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. When he claimed the throne of France he inherited many problems that were not of his making. He also married a woman who was a foreigner and unliked by his people. Marie Antoinette was a flamboyant and aloof Austrian who seemed to care little for the French people. King Louis was put to death at the guillotine in 1793. To find more information click here: