Sentence Examples


  • He retired to Montargis, where he was arrested, and was guillotined in Paris on the 17th of November 1793.
  • Twenty leaders of the Commune were arrested on the 1 7th of March 1794 and guillotined a week later.
  • And Marie Antoinette guillotined, the migrs dispersed, denied or forsaken by all Europe.
  • Discovered, he attempted to shoot himself, but was only wounded, and was taken to Bordeaux, where he was guillotined when his identity was established.
  • His failure to fulfil the tasks imposed on him (especially that of the relief of Mainz) led to his being arrested, and he was guillotined (23rd June 1794) not long before the fall of Robespierre.