French Revolution

Main

National Assembly

1789 - 1791

Estates General

May 5, 1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

Fall of Bastille

July 14, 1789

Declaration of Rights of Man

August 26, 1789

Women's march to Versailles

October 5, 1789 - October 6, 1789

Legislative Assembly

1791 - 1792

National Convention

1792 - 1795

France declares war on Austria

April 20, 1792

Execution of Louis XVI

January 21, 1793

Reign of Terror

September 5, 1793 - July 28, 1794

Execution of Robespierre

July 28, 1794

Directory

1795 - 1799

Constitution of 1795

August 22, 1795

Napoleon as first consul

1799 - 1804

Concordot

1801

Enperor Napoleon I

1804 - 1815

Battle of Ulm

1805

Battle of Trafalgar

1805

Continental System Established

1806

Invasion of Russia

1812

Napoleon's exile to Elba

1814

Battle of Waterloo

1815

Death of Napoleon

1821