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Augustin de Robespierre
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Member of the National Convention
for Paris
In office
20 September 1792 – 28 July 1794
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Born
Augustin Bon Joseph de Robespierre

(1763-01-21)21 January 1763
Arras, Artois, France
Died 28 July 1794(1794-07-28) (aged 31)
Place de la Révolution, Paris, France
Cause of death Execution by guillotine
Political party The Mountain

Augustin Bon Joseph de Robespierre (21 January 1763 – 28 July 1794) was the younger brother of French Revolutionary leader Maximilien Robespierre. His political views were similar to his brother's. During the Battle of Toulon (1793), he became a supporter of Napoleon, nicknamed "Robespierre on horse". When his brother was arrested on 9 Thermidor, Robespierre volunteered to be arrested as well, and he was executed by guillotine like Maximilien and 20 other counter-revolutionaries.

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