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...