Wk1, The French Revolution

France

The French Revolution

1787 - 1799

Estates-General meets

May 5, 1789 - June 1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

Nation Assemby Produces a constitution

August 27, 1789

The Declaration of the Rights of Man

Execution of Louis XVI

July 21, 1793

The Reign of Terror

October 16, 1793 - July 28, 1794

Execution of Marie Antoinette

October 16, 1793

The Directory rules France

August 22, 1795 - November 9, 1799

Napoleon becomes first Consul

December 24, 1799