Congress of Europe Undone. 1830-1870. Revolution of 1830. Charles X 1824-1830 Unpopular with the French people Compensation to nobles for lost land Rumored to be a Jesuit 1829 Poor harvest 1829-1830 Harsh winter. Revolution of 1830.
Congress of Europe Undone
180 assassination attempts
Working class conditions did not improve
Revolts in 1832 & 1836
Distant relative of Napoleon Bonaparte
1840 led a revolt in Bologna with 60 men; spent 6 years in prison
1848 Louis Philippe abdicated in favor of his son
Second Republic created in Nov. of 1848
1853 Russia demanded a protectorate over Christian shrines in Palestine.
Moldavia and Wallachia invaded.
March 28, 1853 Britain and France declared war on Russia.
High point of the British Empire both culturally and politically
Mostly of German decent
9 children and 42 grandchildren
Wilhelm II of Germany was her oldest grandchild