French Revolution

French Revolution

Estates General Meets

1484

Estates General Meets

1614

Estates General Meets

May 1789

National Assembly swears Tennis Court Oath

June 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 14 1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man

August 1789

Feudalism and Church authority abolished (formally ended)

August 1789

French monarchy abolished (formally ended)

September 1792

Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

Louis 16th Executed

January 1793

Marie Antoinette executed

October 1793

Directory

1795 - 1799

Napoleon/ French Empire

1799 - 1815

Congress of Vienna

1815

Europe

Age of Absolutism

1550 - 1800

Enlightenment

1620 - 1789

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Americas

American Revolution

1765 - 1783

Latin American Revolutions

1791 - 1822