For other uses, see Tennis Court Oath (disambiguation)
Tennis Court Oath, dramatic act of defiance on June 20, 1789, by the nonprivileged classes of the French nation at the beginning of the French Revolution.
In Versailles, France, the deputies of the Third Estate, which represent commoners and the lower clergy, meet on the Jeu de Paume, an indoor tennis court, in
The Tennis Court Oath (Le Serment du Jeu de paume) by
The Tennis Court Oath in 1789 is an important moment in the French Revolution.Thumbnail image source: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/
Tennis Court Oath in the French Revolution - The Tennis Court Oath was significant because it showed the growing unrest against ...
Outraged, they decided to meet in a tennis court.
On 20 June 1789, the members of the French Third Estate took the Tennis Court Oath (French: Serment du Jeu de Paume) in the tennis ...
How did the tennis court oath get its name? ... the oath was made in a tennis court.
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