French Revolution Time Line By jrona1 Jul 14, 1789 Bastille Day On this day the people of France stormed the Bastille (prison) and discovered the Kings weapons and political enemies inside. Oct 23, 1789 The People The people of France are starving and in poverty and start to get angry with the King. Oct 23, 1790 King: Yes or No The People gather in order to decide what they shoud do about the King. Should hey keep him or get rid of him. Oct 23, 1791 King Louis XVI tries to leave King Louis XVI tries to flee France and get to Prussia dresssed as a peasent but, at the border he was spotted by a peasent who saw his fancy pants (knee breaches) Oct 23, 1793 King Louis XVI is gone! The radicals decided that it was time to get rid of the King once and for all so, they decide he should be executed by the guillontine. Oct 23, 1794 Robespierre goes bye bye Robespierre is executed by the guillontine because of his actions in "The Terror"