Representatives meet at Versailles to try to solve France's financial issues
Members of the Third Estate agree not to leave until a new constitution is adopted
1st gov't of the Rev.
Angry Parisians storm the prison looking for ammunition & weapons
National Assembly adopts the DRMC. Inspired by the English Bill of Rights & by the American DoI & U.S. Constitution.
Limited the powers of the Monarch
He is sent to St. Helena where he dies in 1821