Aimée Cécile Renault was the daughter of a papermaker in
Paris. On March 23, 1794 she tried to meet Robespierre, but
was caught with two small knives. On June 17, 1794 the 20
year old mademoiselle was taken to the scaffold wearing the
red chemise of a culprit.
|Innocent girl or "Charlotte Corday-wannabe"?