not the revolution

Events

Meeting of the Estates General

1789

This was where the 1st and 2nd estate where talking about financial problems and how they where gonna use the 3rd estate for taxes. Then the 3rd estate busted through the door and told them that its not ok to do this. This was important because it showed that they wanted to be equal and it teaches a lesson that you should treat everyone the same

the rise of napoleon and creation of an empire

1789 - 1799

Born on the island of Corsica, Napoleon rapidly rose through the ranks of the military during the French Revolution. After seizing political power in France in a 1799 coup he crowned himself emperor in 1804. He didnt wan to show that the pope was more powerful so he crowned himself because he wanted to show he was more powerfu;

The Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

the 3rd estate were locked out so they moved to a tennis court. They made an oath to say. They wont split up unless they wright a Constitution. This shows how much they care about their rights. This also teaches a lesson to treat people equally.

the storming of the Bastille

July 14 1789

the 3rd estate was getting ready to attack, so they attacked a prison to get the guns. This Prison was known as Bastille. This represented that they weren't messing around that they were serious. This is important because this shows a sign of revolt which is people against their own people

The Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

This was when they attacked for their rights. The 3rd estate got all the guns they need, then they attacked the 2nd and 3rd estate.

The Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

the poor people went up against the powerful. The powerful where doing stupid things with money so the poor went up against for their freedom and rights. The powerful charging to much taxes

Napoleons empire Collapses

1804 - 1815

He was going to die on the guillotine. His empire was falling his people turned against him. Napoleon Bonaparte was defeated by two of the armies of the Seventh Coalition

the congress of Vienna

November, 1814 - June, 1815

The Congress of Vienna a meeting of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman