CONGRESS OF VIENNA TIMELINE. May 30, 1814: Peace of Paris; King Louis XVIII issues Constitutional Charter with Bill of Rights. September 30, 1814: First meeting of the Big Four in Vienna, plus Talleyrand. January-February 1815: Crisis over Poland; Austria, Britain, and France threaten war.
Prince Karl August von Hardenberg, Chancellor of Prussia, 1810-22
Tsar Alexander I
CHAMPIONS OF THE “BALANCE OF POWER”
Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh, Foreign Secretary 1812-1822