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American Revolutionary War
American Revolutionary War - Notable Historical Events

Ethan AllenSep 25, 1775

George WashingtonDec 26, 1776

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American Revolutionary War - Historical Events
Date Event
1771-05-16

The Battle of Alamance, a pre-American Revolutionary War battle between local militia and a group of rebels called "The Regulators", occurs in present-day Alamance County, North Carolina.

1773-10-14

American Revolutionary War: The United Kingdom's East India Company tea ships' cargo are burned at Annapolis, Maryland.

1775-05-17

American Revolutionary War: the Continental Congress bans trade with Canada.

1775-09-25

American Revolutionary War hero Ethan Allen captured

1775-12-31

Battle of Quebec in American Revolutionary War; Americans defeated trying to take British stronghold

1776-08-10

American Revolutionary War: word of the United States Declaration of Independence reaches London.

1776-12-26

George Washington defeats Hessians at Battle of Trenton in American Revolutionary War

1777-03-08

Regiments from Ansbach and Bayreuth, sent to support Great Britain in the American Revolutionary War, mutiny in the town of Ochsenfurt.

1777-07-07

American Revolutionary War: Battle of Hubbardton

1777-08-28

American Revolutionary War - Battle of Cooch's Bridge takes place near Newark, Delaware.

1777-09-03

Cooch's Bridge - Skirmish of American Revolutionary war in New Castle County, Delaware where the Flag of the United States was flown in battle for the first time.

1780-10-16

Royalton, Vermont and Tunbridge, Vermont last major raid of the American Revolutionary War.

1781-08-30

French fleet of 24 ships under Comte de Grasse defeat British under Admiral Graves at battle of Chesapeake Capes in American Revolutionary War

1781-10-06

Americans & French begin siege of Cornwallis at Yorktown; last battle of American Revolutionary War

1783-09-03

Treaty of Paris signed in Paris ends the American Revolutionary War between Great Britain and United States of America

1783-11-02

General George Washington, later 1st American President, bids farewell to his army after the American Revolutionary War

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American Revolutionary War - Notable Birthdays

Ethan AllenJan 10, 1738

Benedict ArnoldJan 14, 1741

American Revolutionary War - Birthdays
Date Event
1718-01-07

Israel Putnam, American Revolutionary War general (d. 1790)

1738-01-10

Ethan Allen, Litchfield Connecticut, American Revolutionary War patriot (lead the Green Mtn Boys)

1741-01-14

Benedict Arnold, Norwich Connecticut, US general turned traitor (American Revolutionary War)

1744-09-20

Thomas Grosvenor, American Revolutionary War hero (d. 1825)

1745-03-10

John Gunby, Maryland Soldier in the American Revolutionary War (d. 1807)

1747-03-04

Casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general

1750-05-02

John André, British Army officer of the American Revolutionary War (d. 1780)

American Revolutionary War - Notable Weddings

Ethan AllenFeb 16, 1784

American Revolutionary War - Weddings
Date Event
1784-02-16

American Revolutionary War patriot Ethan Allen (46) weds second wife Frances Montresor Brush Buchanan

American Revolutionary War - Deaths
Date Event
1775-12-31

Richard Montgomery, General in Continental Army during American Revolutionary War, dies in attack on Quebec

1776-07-01

Francis Salvador, 1st Jew to die in American Revolutionary War

1776-12-26

Johann Gottlieb Rall, Hessian colonel/mercenary, dies in battle in American Revolutionary War

1777-01-12

Hugh Mercer, American Revolutionary War officer (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1726)

1779-01-22

Claudius Smith, American Revolutionary War loyalist (b. 1736)

1790-05-29

Israel Putnam, American Revolutionary War general (b. 1718)

1802-02-26

Esek Hopkins, American Revolutionary War admiral (b. 1718)

1807-05-17

John Gunby, Maryland Soldier in the American Revolutionary War (b. 1745)

1825-07-11

Thomas P. Grosvenor, American Revolutionary War soldier (b. 1744)


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