Revolutions

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In History
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    Thomas Hobbes

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    John Locke

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    Baron de Montesquieu

  • English Bill of Rights

    English Bill of Rights
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    Voltaire

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    Benjamin Franklin

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    Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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    Adam Smith

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    Cesare Beccaria

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    Thomas Jefferson

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    Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

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    Mary Wollstonecraft

  • Seven Years' War Peace Treaty between Great Britian and France

    Seven Years' War Peace Treaty between Great Britian and France
  • Stamp Act passed by British Parliament

    Stamp Act passed by British Parliament
  • Tarr and Feathering

    Punishment started in the middle ages and got popular in the 1760's in the colonies.
  • Repeal of Stamp Act

    Repeal of Stamp Act
  • Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North America colonists

    Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North America colonists
  • Boston Massacre

    The colonist mobbed the soldiers and the soldiers killed 5 colonist.
  • Riots in Boston met with violence by British troops

    Riots in Boston met with violence by British troops
  • The Gaspee Incident

    A group of men including John Brown (leader of the group) borded the Gaspee and wounded the lieutenant and then set the ship on fire. The men where never found, so no one was ever charged for the offence.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
  • First Continental Congress

    First Continental Congress
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    American Revolution

  • Declaration of Independence

     Declaration of Independence
  • American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance

    American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance
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    Simón Bolívar

  • Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America

    Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America
  • Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years

    Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years
  • National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man

    National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man
  • Beheading of King Louis XVI

    Beheading of King Louis XVI
  • Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue

    Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue
  • U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states

     U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states
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    French Revolution

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    Haiti Revolution

  • French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue.

    French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue.
  • France declares war on Austria

    France declares war on Austria
  • France declares war on Great Britain

    France declares war on Great Britain
  • All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British

    All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British
  • Toussaint leads troops against the British

    Toussaint leads troops against the British
  • French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint

    French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint
  • Toussaint negotiates peace with the British

    Toussaint negotiates peace with the British
  • War ends between Great Britain and France

    War ends between Great Britain and France
  • Constitution for Haiti

    Constitution for Haiti
  • General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery

    General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery
  • New declaration of war between Great Britain and France

    New declaration of war between Great Britain and France
  • French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence

    French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence
  • Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France

    Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France
  • British end the slave trade

     British end the slave trade
  • Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies

     Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies
  • French expelled from Spain.

    French expelled from Spain.
  • Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone

     Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone
  • French abolish slave trade

    French abolish slave trade
  • U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine.

    U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine.
  • Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti

     Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti