Napoleon surrendered and gave up the French throne, ending his reign. Napoleon had a great desired to defeat Britain. He made three mistakes that led to the collapse of his empire
King Louis XVI called a meeting of the Estates General. It was the first meeting of the Estates General. This meeting was called because the French government was having financial problems.
Members of the French Third Estate took the Tennis Court Oath vowing "not to separate and to reassemble wherever circumstances require, until the constitution of the kingdom is established".
The Storming of the Bastille occurred in Paris and France, on 14 July 1789. The medieval armory, fortress, and political prison known as Bastille represented royal authority in the centre of Paris.
The Reign of Terror refers to a period of the French Revolution. When, creating the First French Republic, a series of massacres and numerous public executions
Napoleon rapidly rose through the ranks of the military during the French Revolution. After seizing political power in France. He ended up crowning himself emperor.
The Congress of Vienna was a meeting of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman Klemens von Metternich. They held Vienna from November 1814 to June 1815.