The French Revolution

Main

Meeting of Estates General

May 1789

The Great Fear

June 1789 - July 1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

Civil Constitution of the Clergy

July 12, 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

Abolition of Feudalism

august 4, 1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man

august 26, 1789

Women's March to Versailles

october 5 1789

Attack on the Royal Palace

august 10, 1792

Abolition of the Monarchy

September 21, 1792

Execution of Louis XVI

january 21 1793

Reign of Terror

september 5 1793 - july 28 1794

Execution of Robespierre

july 28 1794

Constitution of 1795

august 22 1795

The Concordat

1801

Continental System

1806 - April 11 1814

Napoleon's Exile to Elba

1814

Governing Bodies

Assembly of Nobels

1787

The National Assembly

June 1789 - September 1791

Aslo known as the Constituent Assembly

Legislative Assembly

October 1791 - August 1792

National Convention

september 1792 - August 1795

The Committee of Public Safety

august 1793 - 1795

The Directory

october 1795 - november 1799

Consulate

1799 - 1804

Napoleon as First Consul

1799 - December 2 1804

Emperor Napoleon

december 2 1804 - 1815

Coronation of Napoleon

december 2 1804

Wars

War of the First Coalition

April 20, 1792 - 1798

Formation of Revolutionary Army

August 23, 1793 - September 1794

War of the Second Coalition

1799 - march 25 1802

Peace of Amiens

march 25 1802

War of the Third Coalition

1805 - december 26 1805

War of the Fourth Coalition

August 1806 - 1807

Invasion of Russia

june 23 1812 - december 14 1812

Napoleon's Defeat at Waterloo

june 18 1815

Treaty of Paris (1815)

November 20 1815