Bastille day comes on 14 July, this is an important day for the people of France as the country got independence on the same day. Thus, Bastille day is also called as France Independence day. However, when it comes wishing French people for the day, saying happy bastille day is wrong, La Fete Nationale is the formal word for wishing.
The reason why the day is called as bastille because it is the anniversary of the storming of the bastille (a fortress prison), happened on July 14, 1789. The people of France celebrate this day with a great enthusiasm with fireworks and military parade. We have prepared a collection of bastille day wishes which you can use to wish your friends and loved ones.
The people of France fought big and long battles to get independence. Their passion for freedom encouraged many to raise voice against subservience, the result of the same was many other countries initiated freedom struggle on their respective lands. Thus, 14 July is indeed a day of proud of the people in France. You can refer our bastille day wishes to send messages, wishes to each other, use it as social media post to share your feelings and much more. It is the power of unity that brought freedom and it should always be celebrated whether you are a citizen of France or not. Bonne Fete Nationale 14 Juillet! To every French.