The French Revolution By email@example.com Aug 15, 1769 Napoleon is born On August 15 ,1769 Napoleon Bonaparte is brought into this world. He is born in the coastal city Ajaccio ,Corsica. Jul 12, 1789 The revolution begins The French revolution begins on the 14th of July in 1789. The revolution began with the storming of the Bastille. The Bastille fell two days later. Jul 12, 1789 The National Gaurd forms Jacques necker is dissmissed from Louis XIV court. Then the national gaurd is formed by 50,000 average citezens Jun 19, 1790 Abolition of titles On the 19th of June in the year 1790 all titles are striped away. Noboby is a noble now and France begins losing order. Jun 21, 1791 Louis XIV attemts to leave France in the middle of the night during the month of June in 1791 Louis XIV and his family attempt to leave France. January 21 1793 Louis XIV is beheaded and the rest of his family shortly follow. Apr 20, 1792 France declares war on Austria The day of april 20 ,1792 France declares war. the only problem is tha when the armies see each other France runs away. Dec 17, 1793 Napoleon is a general Napoleon is promoted to the rank of general in 1793. He amazingly does this at the age 24. Jan 1, 1795 Churches re-open On the first of January 1795 all churches in France re-open for worship. People begin to belive that the fighting is comming to an end. Oct 26, 1795 Napoleon is in charge Napoleon bonapart is appointed commader-in-chief of all armys within French borders. On the 2 of March 1796 he is appointed commander-in-chief of all french armies. Dec 2, 1804 Napoleon Bonaparte is the emperor On December second Napoleon Bonaparte crowns himself emperor of france. He continues to rule for a short period of time.