French Revolution and Napoleon- Abt

Governmental/Political

The Estates General Meets

May 5, 1789

National Assembly

June 17, 1789 - September 30, 1791

Third Estate Declares National Assembly

June 17, 1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

Women's March on Versailles

October 6, 1789

Louis XVI flees and is caught

June 20, 1791 - June 25, 1791

Louis XVI accepts the new Constitution

September 13, 1791 - September 14, 1791

Legislative Assembly

October 1, 1791 - September 19, 1792

France Declares War on Austria

April 20, 1792

Storming of the Tuileries Palace

August 10, 1792 - August 13, 1792

September Massacre

September 3, 1792 - September 7, 1792

National Convention

September 20, 1792 - October 26, 1795

Citizen Louis Capet Executed

January 21, 1793

Committee of Public Safety Established

April 6, 1793

The Terror

September 5, 1793 - July 28, 1794

The Directory

November 2, 1795 - November 9, 1799

Religion/Philosophy

Church Property Nationalized

November 2, 1789

Pope Pious condemns the Declaration of the Rights of Man

March 9, 1790

Technology/Science/Exploration

First Execution Using Guillotine

April 25, 1792

The Arts

Society

The Great Fear

July 17, 1789 - August 3, 1789

The August Decrees

August 4, 1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen

August 26, 1789