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The French Revolution happened during 1789-1799 and the American Revolution happened during 1775-1783. So the French Revolution happened before the American Revolution.

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The end of the American Revolution (1775-1783) preceeded the start of the French Revolution (1789-99) by six years.

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The American revolution came before the French revolution

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