French Revolution Timeline

Events

Calling of the Estates General

May 5th, 1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

National Assembly Called

July 9, 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

Abolition of the Feudal Privileges

August 4, 1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen

August 26, 1789

Women’s March on Versailles

October 5, 1789

Execution of the King

January 21, 1793

Reign of Terror

July, 1793 - July, 1794

National Convention

September 1793 - October 26, 1795

Committee of Public Safety

September 1793 - July 1794

Directory

1795 - 1799

Consulate

1799 - 1804