history timeline

  • Calling of the Estates-General

    Was the frist meeting since 1614 of the French Estates General.
  • Formation on the National Assembly

    It was formed by the representatives of the third estate.
  • Attack on the Bastille

    Bastille was a prison that was attacked by an angry mob.
  • Great Fear

    Was a general panic at the start of the French Revolution.
  • French Women force Louis XVI to leave Versailles.

    It was a march that began with women in the marketplaces of paris.
  • National convention is Formed

    It was a single chamber assembly in france.
  • Louis XVI is executed

    He was executed by the guillotine.
  • Reign of Terror

    A period of violence
  • The directory is formed

    Is was the government of France during thr penultimate stage of the French Revolution.
  • Napolean Takes Power

    He starts a dictatorship.
  • Napolean Invades Russia

    In russia it was known as the"patriotic war of 1812" It began when Napolean's Grand Armee crossed the Neman River.