Honore-Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau Timeline
9 Mar 1749
Future French revolutionary leader Honoré-Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau, is born.
1777 - 1782
Mirabeau is imprisoned in the castle of Vincennes after the seduction and abduction of "Sophie" de Monnier; while imprisoned, he begins to write political treatises.
23 Jun 1789
During the Estates-General, Mirabeau makes his famous retort against a representative of the king, helping to solidify him as a revolutionary leader.
Mirabeau secretly meets with the captive Queen Marie Antoinette of France, begins to work in the king's interest after accepting his money.
2 Apr 1791
Comte de Mirabeau, revolutionary leader and advocate for a French constitutional monarchy, dies aged 42.