Graphic Description of the French Revolution

Main

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

Calling of the Estates General

1788

National Assembly

1789

March of the Women

March, 1789

Storming of Bastille

July, 1789

Declaration of Rights of Man & the Citizen

August, 1789

Legislative Assembly

1791

National Convention Created

1792

Louis XVI Executed

January, 1793

Committee of Public Safety

April, 1793

Mass Conscription

August, 1793

Reign of Terror

September, 1793 - July, 1794

Directory Rules France

1795

Napoleon Bonaparte's Coup D'etat

1799

Napoleon Declared Emperor

1804

First Republic Declared

1804

2nd French Constitution

1852