Napoleon's rise to power started in 1769 and ended in 1821. What had happened in those years Napoleon successfully waged
King Louis XVI declares that the Estates-General will meet in May 1789 to address the financial crisis.
France was alarmed of the increasing of violence of the governments of Prussia, Austria, Great Britain, Spain, and Russia.
the Estates General were opened by the King. the third Estate was represented by Maximilian de Robespierre, a young and promising lawyer from the North of France.
it was the name of the revolutionary assembly formed by the third estate, thereafter (until replaced by the Legislative assembly on September 30, 1791
Since 1614 the estates-General had not been assembled, they assembled in 1789. On July 14 the parisians mobilized and stormed the Bastille.
the third estate and their allies formed the national constituent assembly charged with restructuring the french political system.
the Parisian rabble seized the Bastille. In the provinces the peasants rose against their lords.
the "Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen" were passed by the National Assembly.
Anti-revolution European coalition the girondins by the popular insurrection of may 31 to June 2, 1793
Brumaire of the year IV under the French Republican Calender. original convection included Maximilien.
The French National Convention sentenced king Louis XVI to be executed by guillotine in the place de la revolution in pairs.
During the French Revolution the Reign of Terror was a period of violence of one another. Death by guillotine (2,639).
In 1799-1815, Napoleon's ultimate downfall forces that the Revolution had unleashed and Napoleon accelerated.
Napoleon took his forces a crossed the Neman River, the Russian invasion of Poland was removed. about half a million strong the Grande Armée marched through Western Russia.
The emperor of France had one of the best leaders abdicates the throne and in the treaty of Fontainebleau is banished to the Mediterranean island of Elba
The objective of the congress was to settle the many issues arising from the French Revolutionary Wars.
Napoleon did not go into battle until noon of June 18, 1815. the Mont-Saint-Jean escarpment, withstood repeated attacks by the French.