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
Outraged, they decided to meet in a tennis court.
Tennis Court Oath in the French Revolution - The Tennis Court Oath was significant because it showed the growing unrest against ...
Jean-Sylvain Bailly, French statesman noted for his role in the French Revolution, particularly in leading the Tennis Court Oath, ...
10 major events of the French Revolution including Tennis Court Oath, Storming of the Bastille, Women's March on Versailles and Reign of Terror.
Kids learn about the Estates General of the French Revolution including the three French Estates, the meeting of 1789, National Assembly, the Tennis Court Oath, and facts.
Angered with the inaction of the Estates-General and upset with their position in French society, many of the third estate representatives ...
A tennis court is the venue where the sport of tennis is played.
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