french revolution timeline

Main

Congress of Vienna

1785

Financial Crisis

1787 - 1789

Great Fear

1789

Creation of National Assembly

june 17 1789

Tennis Court Oath

20 June 1789

Storming Bastille

07/14/1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen

August 26, 1789

Counterrevolution

April 20, 1792

Creation of National Convention

September 20, 1792

Execution of Louis XVI

January 21 1793

Napoleon’s Rise to Power

June 1793

Reign of Terror

September 5 1793

Important Napoleonic Reforms

March 21, 1804

Invasion of Russia

December 1812

Estates General

1814 - 1815

Exile to Elba

May 1814

Battle of Waterloo

18 June 1815