In 1789 the first estate Louis XVI called together the Estates General. The Third Estate was treated unfairly and they wanted equality and less tax, but there votes meant nothing and didn't gain anything.
the Tennis Court Oath
June 20, 1789
The Third Estate took an Oath vowing not to separate no matter what happened until the kingdom established a constitution.
the Storming of the Bastille
July 14, 1789
Members of the Third Estate stormed the bastille after being denied for equality.
the Reign of terror
September 5, 1793 - July 28, 1794
During this time French people who didn't support the revolution were executed.
the Rise of Napoleon and Creation of an Empire
After seizing power in France Napoleon crowned himself as emperor.
Napoleon's Empire collapses
In April 1814 Napoleon surrender the throne after the great nations Britain, Russia, Sweden, Austria and Prussia defeated him.
the Congress of Vienna
The Congress of Vienna was a meeting of ambassadors of European states. It was called to create balance among European powers.