On May 5, 1789, King Louis XIV called a meeting for The Estates General, this was the first meeting since 1614. This meeting was called because of financial problems.
Declaration of the Rights of Man
Declaration of the Rights of Man ____________________ ______________ ___________________ _____________________ _____________
On June 20, 1789, King Louis XIV locked the 3rd estates General out the meeting room, but instead of the 3rd estate disbanding the met up at the Kings Tennis Court. The 3rd Estate made an oath the never disband at the tennis court.
Women's March on Versailles
On July 14, 1789, The Bastille was Stormed by a angry mob. The prison had became a symbol of the monarchy's rule, this event also was the "so called" start of the revolution.
Royal Family attempts to Flee
Approved by France's National Assembly on August 26, 1789. This Document Preambled to the Constitution of 1791
On October 5-6, 1789, A mob of 7,000 angry women armed with Pikes, Muskets, and Pitchforks marched from Paris to Versailles. This event was key in intensifying the French Revolution.