French and Indian War Nate B 5 By schneider2 Jan 1, 1754 French and Indian War The French and Indians hadto fight Britsh. Jan 1, 1765 Britain taxes Colonist British taxed the Colonist. Jan 1, 1770 British fighting Colonist British and the Colonist are fighting in Boston. Jan 1, 1773 The Boston Tea Party The Colonist threw boxes of tea into the water. Jan 1, 1774 First Continental Congress It was the first Continental Congress. Jan 1, 1775 Paul Revere Paul Revere rode his horse saying ''The red coats are comming!'' Apr 19, 1775 The shot heard around the world Someone shot a gun.British or Colonist? Jul 4, 1776 Declaration of Independence British did not tax the colonist anymore.