Georges Danton 1759-1794
Georges Danton, orator, and politician.
Georges-Jacques Danton was born at Arcis-sur-Aube in France.
He became one of the leaders in
As such he acted as the first
president of the
Committee of Public Safety.
Unfortunately for him, he was too moderate in the eyes of
other revolutionaries. Hence he ended up on the
on April 5, 1794.
Governments of France.