Charles X (Charles Philippe; 9 October 1757 – 6 November 1836) was known for most of his life as the Count of Artois before he reigned as King of France and of Navarre from 16 September 1824 until 2 August 1830. younger brother to reigning Kings Louis XVI and Louis XVIII, His rule of almost six years ended in the July Revolution of 1830, which resulted in his abdication He was the last of the French rulers from the senior branch of the House of Bourbon descended from King Henry IV.
The Flag Maker, by Pamela Patrick White. During the American Revolution many women answered the call to sew uniforms & clothing for the new Continental Army. Some were chosen to create flags for a new country.
Charles X (1757 - 1836). Son of Louis, Dauphin of France, and Marie-Josèphe of Saxony. He married Marie Therese of Savoy and had two sons. He took his family and fled to Savoy in 1789 to escape the French Revolution.
Marie-Anne Charlotte de Corday d'Armont (27 July 1768 – 17 July 1793), known to history as Charlotte Corday (French: [kɔʁdɛ]), was a figure of the French Revolution. In 1793, she was executed under the guillotine for the assassination of Jacobin leader Jean-Paul Marat, who was in part responsible, through his role as a politician and journalist, for the more radical course the Revolution had taken.
Daniel Morgan (July 6, 1736 – July 6, 1802) was an American pioneer, soldier, and United States Representative from Virginia. One of the most gifted battlefield tacticians of the American Revolutionary War, he later commanded troops during the suppression of the Whiskey Rebellion.
July 21, 1936, Mari Ginestà, 17, a member of the Juventudes Comunistas (Iberian Communist Youth), stands armed on the roof of the Colón hotel in Barcelona mere days into the Spanish revolution against Franco’s military coup. The picture was taken by Juan Guzman (who was born Hans Gutmann in Germany before going to Spain where he photographed the International Brigades).