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The Third Estate (commoners) declares the National Assembly.
Members of the Third Estate take the Tennis Court Oath demanding certain rights from the king.
The French Revolution begins with the Storming of the Bastille.
King Louis XVI formally signs the new constitution.
The Legislative Assembly is formed.
The guillotine becomes the official method of execution.
The National Convention is established.
The First French Republic is founded.
King Louis XVI is executed by guillotine.
The Reign of Terror begins.
Queen Marie Antoinette is executed by guillotine.
The Reign of Terror comes to an end as Robespierre is overthrown.
Robespierre is executed by guillotine.
Napoleon overthrows the Directory and establishes the French Consulate with Napoleon as leader of France. This brings an end to the French Revolution.
The Jacobin Club is formed. Its members become some of the most radical leaders of the French Revolution.
Women's march happend demanding bread for their families.
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