French Revolution By madisen_queen Period: Oct 7, 1750 to Oct 7, 1850 French Revolution Apr 8, 1783 Causes of the French Revoltution The causes of the French Revolution were France was bankrupt, they had bad leadership, bad harvests, the eastate system was divided into 3 esates, the enlightenement, and france is out of money. Jun 17, 1789 National Assembly Created Representatives from 3 estates met at Versailles palace with King Louis 16, and each esate got an equal amount of votes, and the assembly was created. Jun 17, 1789 Tennis Court Oath An oath created by the 3rd esate who were locked out of a meeting, and was going to make King Louis 16 sign the DMR Jul 14, 1789 Attack on Bastille The attack on Bastille was being King Louis 16 was abusing his power as king, and they wanted a different goverenment, or something needed to be changed. Aug 26, 1789 D.R.M The decleration rights of man was a document created by the national assembly, in a first step towards a constitution. Oct 5, 1789 The Bread March Thousands of women marched to Versailles and they were armed. They wanted food and for King Louis 16 to sign the D.R.M. Oct 5, 1789 Bread March The Bread March was a women's march caused by th king rising the price of bread, and nobody was able to pay for bread, becuase they were using all their money to pay for taxes. Jun 20, 1791 the Royal Escape The royal escape is when King Louis !6 and his wife, Queen tried to esacpe from the angry mob that kidnapped them. They were caught on the border of Austraila and they were eventionally were killed. Jan 21, 1793 Death of King Louis XVI. King Louis 16 was killed by the Guillotine and exucuted with his wife, after they were kidnapped. Sep 5, 1793 Reign Of Terror A period of violence, where thousands of people were killed, and thats when they created the Guillotine, and thats how they exucuted tons of people. Oct 14, 1795 End of the French Revolution The French revoltuion was ended when the king was exucuted and then the french monarchy was taken over & had gotten a new governtment system.