The peasants paid a land tax to the state and a 5% property tax All paid a tax on the number of people in the family depending on the status of the taxpayer
Estates General meeting /Tennis Court Oath
During the french revolution time the peasants were going through starvation they were fighting over food taxes went up and bread cost more.
Storming of the Bastille
They were writers, intellectuals and scientists who shaped the French Enlightenment during the 18th century.
Women's March to Verssailles
The Tennis Court Oath was a meeting that only enlightenment philosophers attended and they swore they would keep meeting at until they had a new constitution
The Storming of the Bastille occurred in Paris, France, on the afternoon of 14 July 1789. The medieval armory, fortress, and political prison known as the Bastille represented royal authority in the centre of Paris.
Women marched demanding for bread for there family.