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The third estate declares itself a national assembly
Third estate locked out of meeting. They take the tennis court oath
The Bastille is stormed and all weapons are taken
Women March; Versailles is taken and royal family move t to paris
Louis XVI flees Paris for Varennes
'Massacre of the Champs de Mars'- National Guard fire on crowd during protests against the king's reinstatement
Prussia and Austria release declaration of Pillnitz
King is places on "House arrest"
Constitution finally adopted
War is declared against Austria
France is no longer a monarchy jacobins declare it a republic
Louis XVI executed
War declared against Dutch and Britain
Execution of Marie Antoinette.
peace is declared with Prussia and Spain.
the new constitution is approved by the people of france, making France officially a republic
Royalists storm the Tuileries. Napoleon Bonaparte defends it with strategically placed grape shot cannons
Napoleon sails for Egypt in an attempt to conquer it
Entire French fleet destroyed in the Battle of the Nile
Napoleon abandons army in Egypt and returns to France.
Nobles pack up and flee France
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