Paul Revere’s Engraving (1770) or Paul Revere’s Ride (1775)
Paul Revere created his most famous engraving titled the “Bloody Massacre Perpetrated in Kings Street in Boston” just 3 weeks after the Boston Massacre occurred on March 5, 1770
The Battle of Saratoga (1777)
The Battles of Saratoga marked the climax of the Saratoga campaign, giving a decisive victory to the Americans over the British in the American Revolutionary War.
Shays’ Rebellion (January, 1787)
Shays' Rebellion was an armed uprising in Massachusetts, mostly in and around Springfield during 1786 and 1787. American Revolutionary War veteran Daniel Shays led four thousand rebels in a protest against perceived economic and civil rights injustices.
bill of right
The Bill of Rights (1787-1791)
The Bill of Rights is the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution. Proposed following the often bitter 1787–88 battle over ratification of the U.S. Constitution, and crafted to address
Washington unanimously elected President (1789)
Washington unanimously elected by Electoral College to first and second terms. On this day in 1789, George Washington becomes the first and only president to beunanimously elected by the Electoral College. He repeated this notable feat on the same day in 1792.
John Adams elected President (1796)
The United States presidential election of 1796 was the third quadrennial presidential election. It was held from Friday, November 4 to Wednesday, December 7, 1796.