THE FRENCH REVOLUTION from 1789 until 1799.
In 1789, France found itself knee-deep in trouble with hardly any money left in the treasury due to their funding of The American Revolution.
King Louis XVI money on living a lavish lifestyle while the remainder was being sent out to fund the federal debt was spending thee
1. The First Estate The Clergy 2. The Second Estate The Nobility 3. The Third Estate Everyone else
THE TENNIS COURT OATH The third estate went on to form another assembly of their own ina Tennis Court where the famous "Tennis Court Oath" was taken. The peasants vowed to not give up until the establishment of a French Constitution.
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Leopold Il along with King William Frederick Il of Prussia issued the Declaration of Pillnitz with the hope to restore the French Monarchy KING LEOPOLD II
Leopold Il along with King William Frederick Il of Prussia issued the Declaration of Pillnitz with the hope to restore the French Monarchy King Loius XVI along with his assembly had decided to invade Austria and plunder the wealth hoping it would ease the situation. KING LEOPOLD II
This assembly decided to have a trial for Loius XVI which found him guilty by 1 vote which then sentenced him to death.
France was at war with Britain and Austria
The French Revolution was a landmark event in history not because it was very 'revolutionary' but because it questioned the authority of monarchy.