the Meeting of the Estates General

May 5, 1789

It was the first meeting of the Estates General called since 1614. He called the meeting because the French government was having financial problems.

The tennis court oath

Jun 20,1789

Louis XVI, who ascended the French throne in 1774, proved unsuited to deal with the severe financial problems he had inherited from his grandfather, King Louis XV.In these modest surroundings, they took a historic oath not to disband until a new French constitution had been adopted.

the Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

The Storming of the Bastille occurred in Paris, France, on the afternoon of 14 July 1789.The medieval fortress, armory, and political prison in Paris known as the Bastille represented royal authority in the centre of Paris.

The Reign Of Terror

September 5th, 1793 - July 28th, 1794

The Reign of Terror or The Terror is the label given by some historians to a period during the French Revolution after the First French Republic was established.In Paris a wave of executions followed. In the provinces, representatives on mission and surveillance committees instituted local terrors.

The Rise of Napoleon and Creation

November 1799

After seizing political power in France in a 1799 coup d’état, he crowned himself emperor in 1804. Shrewd, ambitious and a skilled military strategist, Napoleon successfully waged war against various coalitions of European nations and expanded his empire.

The congress of Vienna

November 1814 - June 1815

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Napoloens Empire Collapses

June 18, 1815

Napoleon’s desire for power led him to the peak of his empire but also to the end of it. His efforts to crush Great Britain and expand the French Empire made him commit three big mistakes.In 1806, Napoleon set up a blockade to the rest of the European nations but, Great Britain managed to help pirates transport good to France.