Napoleon was a french leader. During the french revolution, after seizing power he crowned himself emperor. Napoleon successfully waged war and expanded his empire. Napoleon briefly returned tfo empire after crushing a defeat.
The meeting of the estates general
5 May 1789
A general assembly that represented the French estates. The meeting was created by Louis XVI. The meeting came to an end when the meeting went against his wishes. The estates were divided into 3. There was the clergy, Nobility, and lastly the Commoners,
The Storming of the Bastille
14 July 1789
The Storming of the Bastille occurred in Paris. This was a violent attack on the government. The Bastille, a fortress was a signal of the beginning of the French Revolution. This became the start of the Storming of the Bastille.
The Tennis Court Oath
14 July 1789
Members of the third estate took the tennis court oath. This occurred at the beginning of the French Revolution. As a result of the third estate having the most representatives, they forced a new constitution upon the king. This took place in Versatiles, French.
The Reign Of Terror
September 5 1793 - July 27 1794
The Reign of Terror was given the name by historians. This all occurred because of the revolutionary government. They wanted to take "measures" against the enemies of the revolution.
napoleons empire collapses
1804 - june 18, 1815
Napoleon surrendered and gave up the french throne. He has very great desire to defeat Britain. he also committed three mistakes that led hhim to the collapse of the empire.
The Congress Of Vienna
November 1814 - June 1815
The congress of Vienna is a meeting of powers with the european states. After the Napoleonic wars, the 4 powers formed an alliance. ( Britain, Prussia, Russia, and great Britain.