King Louie XVI's father died of tuberculosis on December 20, 1765.
Death Of Mother
King Louie XVI's mother died on March 13, 1767, also from tuberculosis
On 16 May 1770, at the age of fifteen, King LouisXVI married the fourteen-year-old, Austrian, Marie Antoinette.
When Louis XVI became king in 1774, he was not yet 20 years old and the government was very in debt and having problems.
Marie-Thérèse-Charlotte was born on December 19, 1778.
Louis-Joseph-Xavier-François was born on October 22, 1781. He became the heir to the throne.
2nd Baby Boy
Louis-Charles was born on March 27, 1785.
2nd Baby Girl
Sophie-Hélène-Béatrix, was born on July 9, 1786. She died in infancy.
Angry frenchmen stormed the bastille, a fortress that was at the time being used as a prison, and started the French Revolution on July 14, 1789. That was the start of Bastille Day, a French national holiday which is celebrated on July 14 each year.
King Louis XVI was officially arrested on the 13th of August, 1792 for treason.
On September 21, 1792, the National Assembly declared France to be a Republic and abolished the Monarchy.
On January 21, 1793, King Louie XVI died on the guillotine. He was the only king of France ever to be exicuted.
King Louie XVI was buried on January 21, 1815 in Saint Denis Basilica, France.