Asked by: Jazmin Barrilero
asked in category: General Last Updated: 6th May, 2020

What happened after the Committee of Public Safety begin to fall apart?

What happened after the Committee of Public Safety began to fall apart? deciding to form the Committee of Public Safety. Although the National Assembly was made up of the Third Estate, many members still wanted to keep the king involved in government.

Click to see full answer.


Similarly, you may ask, what happened to the Committee of Public Safety?

On July 27, 1793, Robespierre was elected to the Committee of Public Safety, which was formed in April to protect France against its enemies, foreign and domestic, and to oversee the government. In just a month, 1,400 enemies of the Revolution were guillotined.

Similarly, what replaced the Committee of Public Safety? The Committee of Public Safety succeeded the previous Committee of General Defence (established in January 1793) and assumed its role of protecting the newly established republic against foreign attacks and internal rebellion.

People also ask, what happened after the reign of terror?

The Reign of Terror began on September 5, 1793 with a declaration by Robespierre that Terror would be "the order of the day." It ended on July 27, 1794 when Robespierre was removed from power and executed. During the Reign of Terror, France was ruled by a group of men called the Committee of Public Safety.

When did the Committee of Public Safety end?

In March 1794 an attempt to overthrow it, led by Hébert, was quashed, but four months later the reaction which overthrew Robespierre marked the end of the Committee's power. It was restricted to foreign affairs until its influence was finally ended in October 1795.

31 Related Question Answers Found

Why is the name Committee of Public Safety ironic?

How many people died in the reign of terror?

Who were the members of the Committee of Public Safety?

What was the significance of local committees of safety?

What effect did the Constitution of 1795 have?


Did the Committee of Public Safety protect the revolution?

What was the goal of the law of suspects?

What did the reign of terror accomplish?


How was the reign of terror justified?

How did the reign of terror start?

What was the purpose of the Tennis Court Oath?

What do you mean by the reign of terror?