The 1830s Revolutions

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1830: Revolution in Paris

  • Charles X abdicated
  • Louis Philippe replaces him
    • "Citizen King"
  • Excited Italian liberals
    • thought France would support revolutions in Italy
    • Main aim was to get a constitution

Modena and Parma

  • Revolt led by Enricho Misley
    • Son of a university professor
  • Revealed his plans to Ruler Duke Francis IV
  • He was arrested 
    • February 1831 (2 days before the uprising)
  • The arrest encouraged Francis to believe that the danger…


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