timeline alycia

Events

the rise of napoleon and creation of an empire

1789 - 1799

Napoleon raised through the ranks during the french revolution and became emperor

the tennis court oath

january 20 1789 - 1789

they didn't want to be separated until the king say other wise. On may 1789 they were having issues. people heard bad news from king Luis XVI

meeting Estates general

may 5th 1789 - 1799

the estates general came from the assembles of notables by king. on February 22nd 1787 this happened some of the people had to obtain money.

the storming of the Bastille

July 1789 - 1789

a state prison known as Bastille was attacked by a mob the event became one of the defining moments of the revolution.

the reign of terror

September 1793 - 1794

its purpose was to purge France of enemies of the Revolution and protect the country from foreign invaders.

Napoleons empire collapses

1804 - 1815

Napoleon has conquered a lot of land so he went to Russia but it was winter and they were unprepared

the congress of Vienna

November, 1814 - June, 1815

The first goal was to establish a new balance of power which would prevent imperialism in Europe.