Tennis court oath

The French Revolution

  • Insurrection at Grenoble

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    French Revolution

  • National Assembly is Made

    The Third Estate declared themselves the National Assembly and made the Tennis Court Oath.
  • King rejects Resolutions of the tiers etat

  • National Assembly declares itself Constituent Assembly

  • Storming the Bastille

    The Paris mob broke into the bastille prison and was looking for weapons. This was the beginning of the French Revolution.
  • Paris Stormed Bastille

    The people of Paris stormed Bastille
  • National Assembly Decrees Abolition of Feudalism

  • National Assembly issued Declaration

    The National Assembly issued the Declaration of the Rights of Man.
  • King Returns to Paris

  • Removal of Civil Disabilities Against Jews.

  • Abolition of Nobility and Titles

  • Mirabeau Elected President of the French Assembly.

  • Louis XVI

    Louis XVI and his family treid to flee France but were arrested.
  • National Convention

    The National Convention held their first meeting.
  • King Louis XVI

    king Louis XVI sentenced to the guillotine.
  • The Reign of Terror

    The Reign of Terror begins (court sentenced 20,000 to 40,000 people to death.)
  • Robespierre

    Robespierre was beheaded. Reign of Terror Ends.
  • New Constitution

    A new Constitution was adopted. The Directory is established.
  • Directory Fell

    The Directory fell and ended the French Revolution. Napoleon Bonaparte takes control of the French Government.