french revoulution timeline

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Napoleon's rise to power

1780

He crowned himself emperor and successfully waged war and expanded his nation. BUt was abducted from throne 2 years later , and exiled.

Counterrevoultion

1789

try to over turn or reverse it. getting rid of a certain political or social revolution. third estate.

execuion of luis XIV

January 21 1793

reign of terror

June 1793

was a 10 month period in which people beheaded enemies by the thousand. (ordered by the man who dominated the public safety committee.) this pertained mostly to the third estate. goes against the declaration of the rights of man. the rights were forgotten.

Exile to Elba

may 4 1814

battle of waterloo

june 18 1815

he war lasted for about 23 years.

incasion of Russia

18112

it was the turning point in the french revolution