13 Colonies - Revolutionary War

  • George Washington is born

    America's first president was born
  • Seven Years War begins

    A world war that took place between 1754-1763; main conflict took place between 1756- 1763
  • King George III crowned

    King George III was pronounded King of Great Britian and Ireland
  • Sugar Act

    Was a revenue-raising act passed by the Parliament of Great Britain on April 5, 1764
  • Stamp Act

    Imposed a direct tax by the British Parliament specifically on the colonies of British America, and it required that many printed materials in the colonies be produced on stamped paper produced in London, carrying an embossed revenue stamp
  • Quartering Act

    Parliament enacted them to order local governments of the American colonies to provide the British soldiers with any needed accommodations
  • Boston Massacare

    Known as the Incident on King Street by the British, was an incident on March 5, 1770, in which British Army soldiers killed five civilian men and injured six others
  • Tea Act

    This was supposed to convince the colonists to purchase Companuy tea on which the Townshend duties were paid, thus implicitly agreeing to accept Parliament's right of taxation
  • Boston Tea Party

    Was a political protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, against the tax policy of the British government and the East India Company that controlled all the tea imported into the colonies
  • Intolerable Acts

    Was the Pariot name for a series of punitive laws passed by the British Parliament in 1774 relating to Massachusetts after the Boston Tea Party
  • First Continental Congress

    Was a convention of delegates from twelve colonies that met on September 5, 1774, at Carpenters' Hall early in the American Revolution
  • Edenton Tea Party

    Was a political protest in Edenton, North Carolina, in response to the Tea Act, passed by the British Parliament in 1773
  • Second Continental Congress

  • British Evacuate Boston

  • Declaration of Independence

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