The France ruled by a group of men which were called committee of public safety.There is disagreement among historians over when exactly “the Terror” started.
Meeting of the Estates General
It was the first meeting of the Estates General called since 1614. He called the meeting because the French government was having financial problems.
The rise of napoleon and creation of an empire
1789 - 1799
Born in island of Corsica, Napoleone seizing political power in France in 1799 coupdetat.This made Napoleon the greatest enemy of the same government that relied on his protection.
The storming of the Bastille
Storming of the bastille is located in paris, France. state prison on the east side of Paris, known as the Bastille, was attacked by an angry and aggressive mob.
The tennis court oath
June 20, 1789 - 1791
The Tennis Court Oath was a pledge that was signed in the early days of the French Revolution and was an important revolutionary act that displayed the belief that political authority came from the nation’s people and not from the monarchy.
Napoleons empire Collapses
1804 - 1815
April 1814 the Napoleone surrendered and gave up the France throne.He committed 3 mistakes that led him to collapse.
The Congress of Vienna
1814 - 1815
Vienna from November 1814 to June 1815, though the delegates had arrived and were already negotiating by late September 1814.