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"date": "1614/12/04",
"description": "The French Estates-General meets for the last time before the era of the French Revolution. In between, France will be governed as an absolute monarchy.",
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"description": " The Champ de Mars Massacre occurs during the French Revolution.",
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"description": " A general amnesty signed by Napoleon Bonaparte allows all but about 1,000 of the most notorious émigrés of the French Revolution to return to France, as part of a reconciliary gesture to make peace with the various factions of the ''Ancien Regime'' that ultimately consolidates his own rule.",
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