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What Happened on May 15, 1791

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Maximilien Robespierre proposes the self-denying ordinance, making it so that no deputy who sat in the Constituent Assembly could sit in the succeeding Assembly

Revolutionary Maximilien Robespierre
Revolutionary
Maximilien Robespierre

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