French Revolution 10 Key Events Timeline

Events

meeting of the estates

May 5th, 1789

tennis court oath

June 17th, 1789

storming of the Bastille

July 14th, 1789

Declartion of the Rights of Man

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

execution of Louis XVI...

1793

reign of terror

September, 1793 - July 31, 1794

Napoleon takes power in coup d'etat

October 9th, 1799