There were three levels: The clergy, The nobles and The commoners
On 20 June 1789, the members of the French third estate, who had begun to call themselves the National Assembly, took the Tennis Court Oath vowing "not to separate, and to reassemble wherever circumstances require, until the constitution of the kingdom is established".
The reign of terror
On 14 July 1789, a state prison on the east side of Paris, known as the Bastille, was attacked by an angry and aggressive mob. The prison had become a symbol of the monarchy’s dictatorial rule, and the event became one of the defining moments in the Revolution that followed. This article reporting the events of 14 July was published in an English newspaper called The World, a few days after the event took place.
The rise of Napolean
Im in charge
Bastille day is the common name given in English-speaking countries to the national day of France, which is celebrated on 14 July each year.
The Reign of Terror, or The Terror (French: la Terreur), is the label given by most historians to a period during the French Revolution after the First French Republic was established.
In the wake of the French Revolution, a young Napoleon Bonaparte begins a meteoric rise to power.