Asked by: Ladislao Heinzgenasked in category: General Last Updated: 8th June, 2020
Who ruled after Louis xviii?
|Successor||Napoleon I as Emperor|
|Reign||8 July 1815 – 16 September 1824|
|Predecessor||Napoleon I as Emperor|
Beside this, who came after Louis xviii?
Louis XVIII died on September 16, 1824, and was succeeded by his brother, the comte d'Artois, who took the title of Charles X.
Secondly, who was the last king of France and why? Louis XVI was the last king of France (1774–92) in the line of Bourbon monarchs preceding the French Revolution of 1789. He was married to Marie Antoinette and was executed for treason by guillotine in 1793.
Besides, what happened to King Louis xviii?
Louis XVIII suffered from obesity, gout and gangrene. He died on September 16, 1824 at the Tuileries Palace in Paris at the age of 68. To read his last words, see my post on last words of famous people. Unlike Napoleon, Louis XVIII died while still ruling, the only French monarch of the 19th century to do so.
Why did France get rid of the monarchy?
In 1789, food shortages and economic crises led to the outbreak of the. King Louis and his queen, Mary-Antoinette, were imprisoned in August 1792, and in September the monarchy was abolished.