1756–1783 France builds up enormous debt by participating in the Seven Years’ War and American Revolution
November 2, 1783 Louis XVI appoints Charles de Calonne controller general of finance
February 22, 1787 Assembly of Notables convenes, rejects Calonne’s debt-relief proposals
Peasants start the French revolution and get worried that Louis XVI might do something to them, waiting for repercussions.
Was the first meeting since 1614 of the French Estates-General a general assembly representing the French estates of the realm: the clergy- First Estate, the nobles-Second Estate, and the common people-Third Estate.
It’s the change from the Estates to the National Constituent Assembly.(the big swap)
it was the meeting that made sure that everyone was on board for being the national assembly only one person didn't sign the oath.
When the French start to get angry enough to start something and take over the prison (Bastille). They take over the prison and get the weapons they need but, then they think that Louis XVI would act upon their actions which he didn’t.
Was the new document for the over turned government. Creating equal rights for all this being there natural rights.
France wanting to be like the rest of Europe,instead relying on the executive or legislative branches to draft successive constitutions