The French Revolution

Main

Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

1789

Fall of the Bastille

1789

The Great Fear

1789

The Tennis Court Oath

1789

The Estates General

1789

The Bread March

1789

Civil Constitution of the Clergy

1790

Departments Created

1790

The Legislative Assembly

1791

Louis and family attempt to escape

1791

War declared on Austria

1792

The National Convention

1792

Levee en Masse

1793

The Terror

1793 - 1794

Robespierre joins the Committee of Public Safety

1793

Louis xvi guillotined

1793

Cult of the Supreme Being

1794

The White Terror

1794

The Thermidoean Reaction

1794

The Directory

1795

Nopoleon's Coup

1799