Revolutionary War Time Line

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The French & Indian War

1754 - 1763

The Sugar Act

4/5/1764

The Stamp Act

3/22/1765

The Stamp Act Congress

10/07/1765 - 10/25/1765

The Boston Massacre

3/5/1770

The Boston Tea Party

12/16/1773

The Battles of Lexington & Concord

4/16/1775

The Rides of Paul Revere & William Dawes

4/18/1775

Battle of Bunker Hill -Breed's Hill

6/17/1775

Declaration of Indepedence -adopted

7/4/1776

Declaration of Independence -Signed

8/2/1776

General Washington Crosses the Delware & captures Trenton

12/26/1776

British success at the Battle of Brandywine, PA

9/11/1777

The Winter at Valley Forge, PA

12/19/1777 - 6/19/1778

Article of Confederation adopted

3/2/1780

Cornwallis Surrounded by Americans & French troops & surrenders at Yorktown, VA

10/19/1780

Treaty of Paris

9/3/1783

U.S. Constitution ratified

9/17/1787