The French Revolution impacted other countries in multiple ways. In Europe, the revolution led to multiple wars between many countries and the French. It also led to the rise of Napoleon and the empire he won. In Haiti, during the French Revolution was a French colony called Saint Domingue, independence rally's started when the National Assembly passed the Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen. If all men are free, shouldn't that include the enslaved in the French colony? All men in Haiti were given freedom, until Napoleon's need for money to pay for his wars in the early 19th century. After a few years of fighting for Napolean, the Haitian fought for freedom from France, an action caused by the Revolution. When Haiti became free leaders in South America like Simon Bolivar were inspired to fight for freedom in many South American colonies, and most achieved independence.
In Europe, other nations that had similar problems and political struggles of France. Some countries that attempted revolution include Italy, Prussia, Austria, and Germany. These were called the revolutions of 1848 and were inspired by the French Revolution. The idea was that if the citizens of France could overthrow their King. While monarchs fought hard to suppress this thought, and in most cases won, it still shows how great an impact the French Revolution was on Europe. After the Revolution, Napoleon Bonaparte staged a coup d'etat and took control of France. During his reign as emperor, he helped the French Empire grow across Europe, attacked British oversea territories, and ultimately bankrupted France. His rule was not successful, and he was replaced by a King. The French Revolution's principles were spread throughout Europe because of Napoleon