King Louis XVI Raising Taxes for the Third Estate to get more money to support the French during the war's
We Demand Freedom!
Revolutionariesstorming Bastille in 1789
We the people who we're once at the bottom are now ruling france!
Committee of Public Safety trying to cleanse France of every trace of the Ancien Régime.
Robespierre lead the Committee of Public Safety to create a law of "terror" This law made it so anyone expected of treason and anyone who didn't agree with their rules would have to be executed. This resulted in tens of thousands of innocent men, women, and children to be killed.
Napoleon is promoted to General after people notice his leadership. Then in 1799, the Directory was tainted by corruption. Napoleon conspired with two of the five directors to overthrow the other three leaders of the government.