French Revolution

  • Estates General Meeting

    A meeting that called all 3 Estates to help find a solution to Frances troubles with money and food.
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    French Revolution

  • Tennis Court Oath

    After beinging rejected the 3rd estate got together and made an oath to not leave the until they made their very own constitution.
  • Storming of the Bastille

    Was an event that took place in paris when the people decided to storm a political prison to get weapons, they also released the 7 prisoners who were in there at the time too.
  • Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen

    Basicly the French version of the Declaration, where they put in men as equals.
  • Women's March on Versailles

    After hearing many rumors the the king and queen where hoarding a lot of grain all these hungry, angry, and armed woman made a move on on the house of the King. After they basicly took it over they made Louis and his wife move to Paris.
  • Escape of the Royal Family

    After watching many other nobles leave France Louis and his wife tried to get away too, but were caught and then put under house arrest in Paris.
  • Champ de Mars

    Happened in the park Champ de Mars where a lot of Jacobins were getting violent so the military was ordered to fire at them killing 50.
  • Execution of Louis XVI

    There was a trial held and Louis XVI was found guilty so he got his head chopped off.
  • Reign of Terror

    A period of time where anyone suspected to be a loyalist was executed over 16,000 of them were guillotined and another 25,000 were killed. But ended in July 28 when the head of the Committee of public safty was executed himself.
  • End of Revolution and Rise of Napoleon

    The Jacobins fell and Napoleon assumed power through all he was able to do.