French Revolution Timeline

Background

1754
1774

Ruler/Governing Body

1774 - June 17 1789
June 17 1789 - July 9 1789
July 9 1789 - September 1791
October 1 1791 - september 19 1792
September 20 1792 - October 26 1795
November 2 1795 - November 9 1799

Journee

July 1789
July 17 1791
August 10 1792 - August 13 1792
June 2 1793
1 April 1795
20 May 1795

Monarchy

1785
October 5 1789 - October 6 1789
June 20 1791 - June 25 1791
June 25 1791
July 10 1791
December 3 1792
January 21 1793
October 15 1793
October 16 1793

Financial

1781
1781
1783
1786
March 1787
April 1787
September 1787
July 1788
August 1788
August 1788
August 1788
December 1788
September 1790

Assembly of Notables

1786
February 1787
May 1787
August 1787
August 1787
August 1787
November 1787
June 1788
September 1788
November 1788
December 1788
January 1789
April 1789
May 1789
June 1789
July 1789

Estates-General and Constituent Assembly

May 28 1789
June 13 1789
June 17 1789
June 27 1789
July 9 1789
July 11 1789
July 12 1789
July 13 1789
July 15 1789
July 16 1789
July 17 1789
July 18 1789
August 4 1789
August 26 1789
September 1789
October 6 1789
November 2 1789
December 1789
December 12 1789
January 1790
May 19 1790
July 12 1790
August 16 1790
September 1790
January 1 1791
February 1791
March 2 1791
March 10 1791
April 2 1791
April 18 1791
June 14 1791
July 15 1791
August 27 1791

Legislative Assembly

July 8 1782
October 1 1791
November 9 1791
November 11 1791
January 1792 - March 1792
March 20 1792
June 20 1792
July 25 1792
August 1 1792
August 9 1792
August 16 1792
August 22 1792
September 3 1792 - September 7 1792

National Convention

September 20 1792
September 21 1792
September 22 1792
11 December 1792
December 23 1792
March 7 1793
March 11 1793
April 6 1793
May 30 1793
June 10 1793
June 24 1793
July 13 1793
July 17 1793
July 27 1793
July 28 1793
23 August 1793
September 5 1793
September 9 1793
September 17 1793
September 22 1793
September 29 1793
October 10 1793
October 21 1793
October 24 1793
October 31 1793
December 4 1793
December 23 1793
February 1794
March 19 1794
March 24 1794
March 30 1794
April 5 1794
May 7 1794
June 8 1794
June 10 1794
July 1794 - July 1795
July 27 1794 - July 28 1794
November 11 1794
May 31 1795
July 14 1795
August 22 1795
October 5 1795

The Directory

March 9 1796
September 4 1797
June 18 1799
November 9 1799
December 24 1799

War

1756 - 1763
1775
1778
1778
1783
February 1792
April 20 1792
April 28 1792
July 1792
july 1792
August 19 1792
September 3 1792
June 26 1794
May 10 1796
December 24 1798
August 24 1799
October 9 1799