Jacques-Louis David
Jacques-Louis David French Artist 1748 - 1825 0:30 The Oath of the Horatii 0:55 Portrait of Henriette de Verninac 1:05 Portrait of a Young Woman in a Turban ...
Louis-Michel le Peletier, marquis de Saint-Fargeau
Louis-Michel le Peletier, marquis de Saint-Fargeau (sometimes spelled Lepeletier or Lepelletier; 29 May 1760 – 20 January 1793) was a French politician.
Born in Paris, he belonged to a well-...
Battle of Fleurus (1794)
4°32′E / 50.483°N 4.533°E / 50.483; 4.533 The Battle of Fleurus, on 26 June 1794, was a major engagement between the army of the First French Republic, under General Jean-Bapt...
Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès
Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (3 May 1748 – 20 June 1836), most commonly known as the Abbé Sieyès ([sjejɛs]), was a French Roman Catholic abbé, clergyman and political writer. He was one of the chief politic...
Maximin Isnard
Maximin Isnard (16 November 1755 Grasse, Alpes-Maritimes - 12 March 1825 Grasse), French revolutionary, was a dealer in perfumery at Draguignan when he was elected deputy for the département of the Va...
Pierre Victurnien Vergniaud
Pierre Victurnien Vergniaud (31 May 1753 – 31 October 1793) was a lawyer and statesman, and a significant figure of the French Revolution. A deputy to the Assembly from Bordeaux, Vergniaud was a notab...
Étienne Christophe Maignet
Étienne Christophe Maignet (Ambert, Puy-de-Dôme, 9 July 1758 - Ambert, 22 October 1834) was a French lawyer, politician and deputy to the National Convention.
Jacques Nicolas Billaud-Varenne
Jacques Nicolas Billaud-Varenne (23 April 1756 – 3 June 1819), also known as Jean Nicolas, was a French personality of the Revolutionary period. Though not one of the most well known figures of the Fr...
Paul François Jean Nicolas, vicomte de Barras
Paul François Jean Nicolas, vicomte de Barras (30 June 1755 – 29 January 1829) was a French politician of the French Revolution, and the main executive leader of the Directory regime of 1795–1799.
Jean Baptiste Treilhard
Jean-Baptiste Treilhard (1742 – 1 December 1810) was an important French statesman of the revolutionary period. He passed through the troubled times of the Republic and Empire with great political sav...
Jean-Baptiste Louvet de Couvrai
Jean-Baptiste Louvet de Couvrai (12 June 1760 – 25 August 1797) was a French novelist, playwright, journalist, politician, and diplomat.
Born in Paris as the son of a stationer, he became a books...
Joseph Delaunay
Joseph Delaunay (24 December 1752, Angers - 5 April 1794, Paris) was a French deputy.He was national commissar at the Tribunal of Angers and, in 1791, he was elected as a deputy to the Legislative Ass...
Antoine-Augustin Auger
Antoine-Augustin Auger (born 1761 in Liancourt, Oise) was a French politician. He was elected an alternate member of the National Convention in 1792 after being administrator of the district of Chaumo...
François Antoine de Boissy d'Anglas
François Antoine de Boissy d'Anglas (1756–1828) was a French statesman of the Revolution, First Republic and Empire.
Born to a Protestant family in Saint-Jean-Chambre, Ardèche, he studied Law and,...
Lazare Carnot
Lazare Nicolas Marguerite, Comte Carnot (13 May 1753 – 2 August 1823), the Organizer of Victory in the French Revolutionary Wars, was a French politician, engineer, freemason and mathematician.
B...
Élie Lacoste
Élie Lacoste (18 September 1745, Montignac - 26 November 1806, Montignac) was a French politician during the French Revolution
Roger Ducos
Pierre Roger Ducos (25 July 1747 – 16 March 1816), better known as Roger Ducos, was a French political figure during the Revolution and First Empire, a member of the National Convention, and of...
Philippe-Antoine Merlin de Douai
Philippe-Antoine Merlin, known as Merlin de Douai (30 October 1754 – 26 December 1838) was a French politician and lawyer.
Merlin de Douai was born at Arleux, Nord, and was called to the Flemish b...
André Antoine Bernard
André Antoine Bernard (21 June 1751 – 19 October 1818) called Bernard de Saintes, was a French lawyer and revolutionary, one of the Jacobins responsible for the Reign of Terror in the French Rev...
Julien of Toulouse
Jean Julien known as Julien of Toulouse (1750 in Nîmes – 1828) was a deputy to the National Convention and a political figure in the French Revolution.
A Protestant minister in Toulouse at t...
Thomas Paine Cottage
The Thomas Paine Cottage in New Rochelle, New York in the United States, was the home from 1802 to 1806 of Thomas Paine, author of Common Sense and Revolutionary War hero. Paine was buried near the c...
Claude Basire
Claude Basire (1764 – 5 April 1794) was a French politician of the Revolutionary period.
Born in Dijon, he became a deputy for the Côte-d'Or in the Legislative Assembly, he made himself prom...
Philippe-François-Joseph Le Bas
Philippe-François-Joseph Le Bas (4 November 1762, Frévent, Pas-de-Calais - 28 July 1794, Paris) was a French revolutionary.
The son of a notary, intendant to the prince de Rache, avocat to the par...
Charles Jean Marie Barbaroux
Charles Jean Marie Barbaroux (6 March 1767 – 25 June 1794) was a French politician of the Revolutionary period and Freemason.
Born in Marseille, Barbaroux was educated at first by the local Orator...
Jean-Marie Claude Alexandre Goujon
Jean Marie Claude Alexandre Goujon (13 April 1766, Bourg-en-Bresse – 17 June 1795, Paris) was a politician of the French Revolution. He was the brother-in-law of Pierre François Tissot.
Born into...