The French Directory was overthrown in 1799 by a military officer named _____. Maximilien Robespierre Georges Danton Napoleon Bonaparte Marquis de Lafayette
Good Morning! The French Directory was overthrown in 1799 by a military officer named Napoleon Bonaparte. . The end of the directory was decreed by the coup perpetrated by Napoleon Bonaparte. From this moment a new notion of revolution was taking shape: the expansion of the French Empire under the auspices of one of the greatest generals in world history.