The Boston Massacre was a murder of five innocent citizens that were killed by British redcoats. This is one of the events that lead up to the American Revolution.
Battle of Bunker Hill, 1775
The Boston Tea Party occurred in 1773, when a group of colonists (The Sons of Liberty) dressed up as Native Americans and threw tea into the Boston Harbor. This event was a rebellion against the tea tax.
Battle of Saratoga, 1777
The battles of Lexington and Concord were the first battles of the American Revolution. The British won in Lexington, but the Americans won in Concord.
Battle of Yorktown, 1781
The Battle of Bunker Hill started with the Americans on the top. The American's strategy was to hold the British back. Their plan worked because they were able to push back the British twice. However, the battle resulted in a loss for the Americans.
The Battle of Saratoga was a turning point in the American Revolution. The British ended up surrendering and convinced the French to support the American's military.
This battle marks the end of the American Revolution with the British surrendering. The British lose and the Americans declare their independence.