French Revolution

Key events

23 August 1754 - 21 January 1793
10 May 1774 - 21 September 1792
21 January 1793

The End of The Ancien Regime

1788
Dec 1788
Jan 1789
17 June 1789
20 June 1789
23 June 1789
1 July 1789 - 31 July 1789
10 July 1789
15 July 1789
17 July 1789
20 July 1789 - 6 August 1789
20 July 1789
5 August 1789 - 11 August 1789
1 October 1789 - 6 October 1789
2 November 1789

The Constitutional Monarchy

Aug 1789
Aug 1789
2 November 1789
December 1789
December 1789
December 1789
1790
February 1790
26 Feb 1790
March 1790
21 May 1790
21 May 1790
12 July 1790
Oct 1790
27 November 1790
1791
January 1791
1791
April 1791
June 14 1791
June 20, 1791
July 17, 1791
March 1792
27 May 1792

War, Revolt and the Overthrow of the Monarchy

27 May 1792
13 June 1792
19 June 1792
20 June 1792
11 July 1792
1 August 1792
3 August 1792
20 September 1792
21 January 1793
1 February 1793

Government by Terror

10 March 1793 - 20 May 1793
10 March 1793
6 April 1793
July 1793

The Thermidorian Reaction and the Directory

The Impact of the Revolution

Napoleon: Consulate and Empire