French Revolution


Napoleon's Empire Collapses


The Rise of Napoleon and Creation of an Empire

1789 - 1799

During this time the French war was going on. This is when the Napoleon was taking over the others city's.

The meeting of the Estates General

may 5 1789

The meeting of estates was in 1789. It was called by the king. This meeting was called because France was having finance problems.

The Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

This is when the 1 & 2 estate kicked the 3rd estate of the vote. This is when the 3rd estate had enough. The 3rd estate had enough and they all broke inside and came to fight. Both sides stopped on the tennis court.

The storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

There was a storm where the prison was. There was 7 inmates there at the time. People thought that was a sign of the gods telling them something.

The Reign of Terror

September 5, 2018

On this day people go around searching people that might be suspicious about being enemies of the revolution. That why it is called the Reign of Terror.