Marie Antoinette

Notorious for her line, "Let them eat cake!," Marie Antoinette was the last Queen of France before the French Revolution and, following the overthrow of the monarchy, was executed after a trial before the Revolutionary Tribunal in 1793. In this humorous Q&A she is played by Lauren Windsor, executive Director of American Family Voices.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019
Marie Antoinette Stages a Comeback on Capitol Hill
She's back — in all her out-of-touch glory. More than 225 years after losing her head to a guillotine, Marie Antoinette has made a grand re-entrance into the halls of power. With her reattached head holding up a frothy mound of white curls, she descended on Capitol Hill on March 14 to attend a...
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