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.
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.
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
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 ...
But dreams of the King will be ruined by the tennis court oath.
The Tennis Court Oath (Le Serment du Jeu de paume) by
On 20 June 1789, the members of the French Third Estate took the Tennis Court Oath in the tennis court which had been built in 1686 for the use of the Versailles palace. The vote was "not to separate ...
TheTennis Court Oath was a vow taken by the representatives of the Third Estate of the Estates-General on 20 June 1789, creating a separate National Assembly in opposition to King Louis XVI of France.