1. Storming of the Bastille - Wikipedia


    The Storming of the Bastille (French: Prise de la Bastille [piz d la bastij]) occurred in Paris, France, on the afternoon of 14 July 1789. The medieval fortress ...

  2. Bastille - Wikipedia


    The storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789, had been celebrated annually since 1790, initially through quasi-religious rituals, ...

  3. The storming of the Bastille | World History Project


    The storming of the Bastille was brought about by a combination of circumstances that weakened popular respect for the authority of the Ancien Regime.

  4. French revolutionaries storm Bastille - HISTORY.com


    15.07.2015 · Video embedded · On this day in History, French revolutionaries storm Bastille on Jul 14, 1789. Learn more about what happened today on History.

  5. The storming of The Bastille July 14. 1789 (1 of 3) - YouTube

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    22.11.2007 · Video embedded · The storming, and subsequent take over of the Bastille, ushered the beginning of the French Revolution. No longer were the angry peasants defying local ...

  6. 14th July 1789: Storming of the Bastille - YouTube

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    13.07.2015 · Video embedded · The morning of the 14th July 1789 saw the beginning of the French Revolution when Parisian revolutionaries stormed the Bastille, a …

  7. The Bastille, and its Role in the French Revolution


    11.04.2017 · The Bastille is one of the most famous fortifications in European history, almost entirely because of the role it plays in the French Revolution.

  8. Storming of the Bastille - The British Library


    On 14 July 1789, a state prison on the east side of Paris, known as the Bastille, was attacked by an angry and aggressive mob. The prison had become a symbol of the ...

  9. French Revolution for Kids: Storming of the Bastille

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    22.10.2017 · Kids learn about the Storming of the Bastille during the French Revolution including what was the Bastille, who stormed it, why they stormed it, the ...

  10. July 2014: Storming the Bastille (July 14, 1789) | Origins ...


    Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective; In each issue of Origins, an academic expert will analyze a particular current issue – political, cultural, or ...