Asked in French Revolution
Why was robespierre important to the French revolution?
Why was Maximilan robespierre important to the french revolution? Read more: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Why_was_Maximilan_robespierre_important_to_the_french_revolution#ixzz1n0R2kUv9 ...
Asked in Paris, French Revolution
What group did Robespierre lead in the French revolution?
Robespierre was a leader of "les montagnards", a hard-line group in the French assembly. "les montagnards" (the mountaineers) were named such because they occupied the upper seats in the assembly room. ...
Asked in History, Politics & Society
Who were the French leaders of the revolution from both sides?
Robespierre lead the rebels and King Louis XVI was the current king of France who was sort of in charge of the Loyalists. ...
Asked in American Revolution
Did Robespierre support the American Revolution or not and why?
Robespierre DID support the American revolution. It was partly the American revolution that inspired him. Many French soldiers also fought in the American revolution. As for why; Robespierre belived that everyone should be equal and have rights, including the people in America. He always had his client's (for he was a lawyer) human rights as his best interests, so he belived strongly in the American revolution. ...
Who was maximilien Robespierre and why was he an influential figure?
Robespierre was responsible for the Reign of Terror during the French Revolution. He was eventually guillotined. ...
What ended with the arrest and the execution of Robespierre?
The arrest and execution of Robespierre ended the Reign of Terror in the French Revolution and started the Thermidorians. ...