Important dates related to French Revolution
- 1774 : Louis XVI becomes King of France.
- 1789 : Third Estate forms National Assembly. The Bastille is stormed., Session of Estates General
- 1791 : A constitution is framed to limit the powers of the monarch.
- 1792-93 : France becomes a republic. The king is executed. Directory rules France.
- 1804 : Napoleon becomes emperor of France.
- 1815 : Napoleon was defeated at Waterloo.
- 1848 : Slavery was abolished in all French colonies.
- 1946 : French women got the right to vote.
The French Revolution - Notes
1. Important dates related to French Revolution