Cultural depictions of Joan of Arc - Wikipedia
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Joan of Arc - Medieval Life and Times
is the colour of the Virgin Mary, Joan of Arc and of royalty
is the colour of Saint Denis and of the war-banner of France. The original French war-banner was called the red Oriflamme of Saint Denis.
Joan of Arc - the French heroine who was burnt at the stake
This was the beginning of the French Revolution.
The poor people hated the Bastille because so many had been imprisoned there without having a fair trial.
Nowadays, on 14 July, there is a big parade in Paris, the French flag flies from L'Arc de Triomphe and there are celebrations and fireworks all over France.
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