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June 20, 1789 in History

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Events in History


FranceTennis Court Oath

French Revolution: The Third Estate of the French Estates-General swears the Tennis Court Oath at the Palace of Versailles, swearing not to disband until a new constitution is formed

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Painting by Jacques-Louis David of the Tennis Court Oath
Painting by Jacques-Louis David of the Tennis Court Oath
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