George Washington TImeline by Sarah Kane

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French Revolution

1789 - 1799

George Washington becomes president

1789

George Washington is unanimously elected president.

Citizens of Paris attacked

July 14,1789

Citizen of Paris attacked and captured the Bastille

The Beheading of King Louis XVI

January 1793

They beheaded King Louis XVI and Queen Marie-Antoinette.

President Washington issues the Neutrality Proclamtion

April 1793

Whisky Rebellion

1794

This was when farmers lashed out against the tax on whiskey.

Battle of Fallen Timbers

August 20,1794

Native Americans fought Wayne's troops in this battle and they were defeated.

Jay's Treaty

November 1794

It settled the disputes between the United States and Great Britain in the 1790s.

Treaty of Greenville

1795

Native Americans leader signed this treaty which gave the United States claim to most Indian lands in the Northwest Territory.

Pinckney's Treaty

October 1795

It settled the border and trade disputes with Spain.