Maximilien de Robespierre

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A portrait of de Robespierre, by an unknown painter

Maximilien François Marie Isidore de Robespierre [1] (IPA: [maksimiljɛ̃ fʁɑ̃swa maʁi odenthalɛiz izidɔʁ də ʁɔbəspjɛʁ]; 6 May 175828 July 1794) is one of the best-known leaders of the French Revolution. Most people know him as Maximilien de Robespierre. He was a influencial thinker and lawyer. He died in July 28, 1794 when he was guillotined with 21 of his close supporters.

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  1. Tucker, Florence. (2005). 999 Little Known Facts. Oxford: Jonathan and Associates. ISBN 0-631-15504-X.