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The French Revolution Begins
Estates, The First Estate, Roman Catholic Clergy of France, the Second Estate included the nobility, people who were born into power and descended from families who owned a lot of land, the Third Estate, the bourgeoisie, business owners, merchants, artists, poor laborers, peasants, Enlightenment philosophers, John Locke (1632-1704), Montesquieu (1689-1755), Voltaire (1694-1778), Rousseau (1712-1778), Beccaria (1738-1794) taught, the United States, the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783), King Louis the 16th (1754-1793), Marie Antoinette (1755-1793), the Estates-General in 1789, the National Assembly, the Tennis Court Oath, the Bastille, the Declaration of the Rights of Man. Marie Gouze (1748-1793), the Declaration of the Rights of Women, Moderates, Conservatives, Austria, Prussia, the Jacobins, guillotine, Great Britain, the Netherlands,, Spain, Maximilien Robespierre (1758-1794), Reign of Terror, and more.