Napoleons rise to power and he is starting the revolution
Tennis Court Oath
1789 - 1790
King Louis Caught Escaping
6/20/1791 - 6/21/1791
King Louis XVI of France, his queen Marie Antoinette, and their immediate family unsuccessfully attempted to escape from Paris in order to initiate a counter-revolution ...
King Louis Executed
May 18, 1803 - November 20, 1815
The Napoleonic Wars continued the Wars of the French Revolution. Great Britain and France fought for European supremacy, and treated weaker powers heavy-handedly. ... Napoleon Bonaparte seized power in 1799 after overthrowing the French revolutionary government.