Started when people captured a large fortress and prison, the Bastille. Ended with the beheading of King Louis XVI and Queen Marie-Antoinette.
A Native American chief Little Turtle defeated General Josiah Harmer. In 1791 he defeated another general, Arthur St. Clair. In 1792 the command of the US army went to General Anthony Wayne.
Started because the government put a tax on American-made whiskey. Farmers ended up lashing out against the tax, and they tarred and feathered tax collectors. The rebellion ended without a battle after Washington led an army of 13,000 men to Pennsylvania, causing most of the rebels to flee.
George Washington's idea to remain neutral when the French and British went to war was criticized by some members of Congress, as they thought he was overstepping his authority. Thomas Jefferson even resigned from his cabinet in 1793.
The Native Americans were defeated by General Wayne's troops.
Washington sent Chief Justice John Jay to London to settle the disputes between and America and to prevent another war.
Gave the US claim to most Native American lands in the Northwest Territory.
Washington had to send Ambassador Thomas Pinckney to meet with Spanish Officials to try and reopen the New Orleans port. After a long time Manuel de Godoy, minister of Spain, agreed to the treaty which settled border and trade disputes between America and Spain.