|An aa called||French Naitional Day
The Fowerteenth o July
|Signeeficance||Commemorates the beginnin o the French Revolution wi the Stormin o the Bastille on 14 Julie 1789, an the unity o the French fowk at the Fête de la Fédération on 14 Julie 1790|
|Celebrations||Militar parades, firewirks, concerts, baws|
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Bastille Day is the name gien in Inglis-speakin kintras to the French Naitional Day, which is celebrated on 14 Julie each year. In Fraunce, it is formally cried La fête nationale (French pronunciation: [la fɛːt nasjɔnal]; The Naitional Celebration) an commonly Le quatorze juillet' (French pronunciation: [lə katɔʁz(ə) ʒɥijɛ]; the fowerteent o Julie).
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- "Bastille Day – 14th July". Official Website of France.
A national celebration, a re-enactment of the storming of the Bastille [...] Commemorating the storming of the Bastille on 14th July 1789, Bastille Day takes place on the same date each year. The main event is a grand military parade along the Champs-Élysées, attended by the President of the Republic and other political leaders. It is accompanied by fireworks and publics dances in towns throughout the whole of France.
- "La fête nationale du 14 juillet". Official Website of Elysée.