French Revolution

Events

The Lictors Bring to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons (Painted)

1789

The actual deaths of Brutus' sons was 509 BC

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen

August 26, 1789

March on Versailles

October 5, 1789

Civil Constitution of the Clergy

July 12, 1790

Royal family tries to leave France

June 20, 1791

Storming Tuileries

August 10, 1792

Battle of Valmy

September 20, 1792

Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

Execution of King Louis XVI

January 21, 1793

The Death of Marat, David

13 July 1793

Levée en masse

16 August 1793

Death of Maximilien Robespierre

July 28, 1794

La Marseillaise is Adopted as the Official Anthem

1795

Napoleon Crossing the Alps

May 1800

The Coronation of Napoleon

Dec 2, 1806