The 3rd estate met for their regular meeting only to find their normal meeting place could not be used that day so they moved the meeting to the nearby tennis court where they took the tennis court oath which said they would not split up until France had a new constitution where everyone would be equal in status.
Only one person out of the 577 present refused to take the oath.
It was the First stand against Louis XVI.
the oath was made in a tennis court
The Tennis Court Oath was painted in 1791.
The tennis court oath took place on an indoor tennis court in Versailles France
Jacques did not paint the Tennis Court Oath, it was David
The Tennis Court Oath was an opposition from the people to Louis XVI. The oath was signed by 576 members in a conference room developed in a tennis court.
tennis court oath
The Tennis Court Oath was when in 1857, King Louis VIII decided he would only play tennis on Thursday nights and Sunday afternoons.
1. The Tennis Court Oath is an oath that the people took that they would not break up until a new constitution was formed. The Oath was important because it was the beginning of the French Revolution.
All of the members of the Third Estate of the States General signed the Tennis Court Oath on 20 June 1789
because the found themselves locked out of their usual meeting spot.
The Third Estate.
There were 576 of the 577 present who took the oath.
June 20th 1789
The French Revolution
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the middle class
to lower taxes
20 June 1789
whats the painting of the tennis Cort oath saying about the development of nationalism in France
You can get information About The tennis court oath from Class 9 book: India and the Contemporary world. This book of history has chapter 1 where all the information about this oath has been given.
The Tennis Court Oath was important to the French Revolution as it signified the first time that French citizens were opposed to the King, Louis XVI's orders.