• Political Crisis

    The political crisis of 1789 coincided with the worst famine in memory.
  • The people

    People with jobs had to spend as much as 80 percent if their income on bread.
  • Radical Groups

    A more radical group, the paris commune, replaced the royalist government of the city.
  • The constitution

    The constitution of the 1791 established a new government.
  • War of words

    In April 1792, the war of words between French revolutionsries and Euorpean monarchs moved onto the battlefield.
  • King Louis XVI executied

    On January 21, 1793 King Louis XVI of france was executied by order of the national convention.
  • Marie Antoinette executied.

    Marie Antoniette was also executied in October later that same year.