20th century 407 19th century 333 Revolution, 1789-1799 274 18th century 265 17th century 94 1769-1821 90 1789-1815 58 1945- 58 German occupation, 1940-1945 57 To 1500 47 16th century 44 Louis XIV, 1643-1715 44 1870-1940 42 1914-1940 37 Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815 32 1755-1793 26 Louis XVI, 1774-1793 26 Second Empire, 1852-1870 25 1958- 24 Third Republic, 1870-1940 24 1890-1970 23 1638-1715 22 21st century 22 Revolution, 1775-1783 21 1859-1935 18 Louis XIII, 1610-1643 17 1412-1431 16 To 987 16 1789-1799 14 1808-1873 14 1881-1973 14 Middle Ages, 600-1500 14 1754-1793 13 1940-1944 12 1789-1900 11 1871-1922 11 1940-1945 11 Charles VII, 1422-1461 11 Medieval period, 987-1515 11 1328-1589 10 1712-1778 10 1775-1783 10 1805-1859 10 1945-1958 10 1758-1794 9 Louis XI, 1461-1483 9 Louis XV, 1715-1774 9 1596-1650 8 1803-1869 8 1832-1883 8 1874-1946 8 1905-1980 8 1918-1945 8 February Revolution, 1848 8 Revolution, 1954-1962 8 1066-1485 7 1553-1610 7 1585-1642 7 1643-1715 7 1757-1834 7 1830-1848 7 1840-1926 7 1862-1918 7 1875-1937 7 1900-1999 7 1908-1986 7 Bourbons, 1589-1789 7 Reign of Terror, 1793-1794 7 Wars of the Huguenots, 1562-1598 7 13th century 6 15th century 6 1715-1774 6 1721-1764 6 1732-1799 6 1743-1826 6 1763-1814 6 1789-1820 6 1844-1923 6 1848-1870 6 1856-1951 6 1864-1901 6 1906-1989 6 1945-1989 6 1945-1995 6 1995- 6 To 1763 (New France) 6 14th century 5 1564-1616 5 1610-1643 5 1694-1778 5 1706-1749 5 1706-1790 5 1729-1797 5 1760-1820 5 1766-1817 5 1814-1830 5 1826-1920 5 1848-1903 5 1858-1917 5 1869-1954 5