French Revolution

  • Estates General is Called

    meeting because of finantial crisis
  • Tennis Court Oath

    natioal assembly met in a tennis court for a private meeting.
  • Bastille Day

    it is the french's eqiallent to fourth of july for the US
  • Dec of Rights of Man

    based on sovereign nation and general will
  • Civil Constitution of the Clergy

    purpose was to raise money to end special privleges of clergy
  • Trial and death of Louis XVI

    charged with treason and beheaded
  • Rein of Terror

    Led by Maximillion Robespierre. was an extremly radical movement and only cared about with bettered them
  • 9th of Thermidor

    is the month of july "revolutionary"
    maximillion was guillotined on this day