Causes of French rev


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  • Louis xvi spent lots of money on luxuries and the American Revolution, putting France in debt
  • The 3rd estate was hungry, and angry about the unfair taxes
  • Meanwhile the rich 2nd and 1st estates were well fed and paid no taxes
  • King Louis held a meeting of the Estates General to try and fix the economy...
  • But locked the 3rd estate out of the meeting, forcing them to hold their own meeting under the tennis court oath.
  • Enraged by the recent events, the 3rd estate stormed The Bastille, starting the French Revolution.
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