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.
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Download this stock image: The Tennis Court Oath, June 20th 1789 The deputy of middle class, reunited as an national assembly around Bally, in the tennis court oath in Versailles.
Because of its abstract nature, one tends to forget that the Tennis Court Oath was the key tipping point of the French Revolution, both from a symbolic and legal standpoint.
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
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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 court which had been built in 1686 for the use of the Versailles palace. ...
20th June, 1789. The meeting of the deputies of the National Assembly during the signing of the Tennis Court Oath, in Versailles.