Timeline of the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars

(1780s to 1815) - The wars and revolutions that helped reshape Europe into how we understand it today.

European Theater

14 July 1789
20 August 1792 - 2 September 1792
20 September 1792
6 November 1792
18 March 1793
14 April 1793 - 23 July 1793
8 May 1793
25 May 1793 - 27 July 1793
9 June 1793
24 August 1793 - 8 September 1793
6 September 1793 - 8 September 1793
13 October 1793
15 October 1793 - 16 October 1793
28 November 1793 - 30 November 1793
26 December 1793 - 29 December 1793
17 April 1794 - 30 April 1794
26 April 1794
18 May 1794
26 June 1794
13 July 1794
17 September 1794 - 18 September 1794
2 October 1794

Mediterranean Theater

23 May 1793 - 24 June 1793
May 25, 1793
17 September 1793
18 September 1793 - 18 December 1793
22 September 1793
13 October 1793 - 15 October 1793
7 December 1793
7 February 1794 - 18 February 1794
4 April 1794 - 19 May 1794
29 April 1794 - 1 May 1794
July 1794 - 10 August 1794
23 July 1794 - 1 August 1794
13 August 1794
15 October 1794 - 17 October 1794
17 November 1794 - 20 November 1794
28 November 1794 - 4 February 1795
14 February 1795

American/Colonial/Naval Theaters

1 June 1794

French Revolution/Home Front/Politics

Approx. 1789
Approx. February 1789
5 May 1789
20 June 1789
17 July 1789 - 3 August 1789
11 August 1789
26 August 1789
5 October 1789
4 March 1790
12 July 1790
14 July 1790
20 June 1791 - 21 June 1791
17 July 1791
13 September 1791
1 October 1791
10 August 1792
2 September 1792 - 3 September 1792
22 September 1792
21 January 1793
Approx. March 1793 - 15 February 1795
31 May 1793 - 2 June 1793
16 August 1793
5 September 1793 - 27 July 1794
17 September 1793
24 October 1793
8 June 1794
10 June 1794
27 July 1794
18 January 1795

Coalition and Other Home Fronts/Politics

27 August 1791
July 25 1792