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Queen Marie Antoinette, spouse of King Louis XVI of France and Queen Henrietta Maria, spouse of King Charles I of britain have been of the main infamous queens in eu heritage. They either confronted accusations they had transgressed social, gender and neighborhood norms, and tried to shield themselves opposed to adverse reactions to their habit. each one queen engaged with the debates of her time about the position of ladies inside of their households, faith, politics, the general public sphere and courtroom tradition and tried to counter feedback of her international origins and political impression. The impeachment of Henrietta Maria in 1643 and trial and execution of Marie Antoinette in 1793 have been additionally trials of monarchical executive that formed the English Civil Wars and French Revolution.

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