King Louis XVI called a meeting of the estates. He called the meeting because the French government was having financial problems.
June 20th 1789 members of the French Third Estate took the tennis court oath, vowing "not to separate and to reassemble wherever circumstances required.
The Storming of The Bastille occurred in Paris France and was attacked by an angry and aggressive mob.
Reign of Terror, refers to a period during the French Revolution. The First French Republic was established in which multiple massacres and public executions occurred in response
Napoleon Rapidly rose through the ranks of the military during the French Revolution. After seizing political power in France in a 1799 he crowned himself emperor in 1804.
Napoleon surrendered and gave up the French throne, ending his reign. Napoleon had a great desired to defeat Britain.
The Congress of Vienna was a meeting of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman Klemens von Metternich, and held in Vienna