American Revolution Timeline

Events

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Proclamation of 1763

Oct. 7 1763

Sugar Act

April 5 1764

Stamp Act

March 22 1765

Quartering Act

March 24 1765

Boston Massacre

March 5 1770

Tea Act

May 10 1773

Boston Tea Party

Dec. 16 1773

Intolerable Acts

March 31 1774 - June 22 1774

First continental congress

Sept. 5 1774 - Oct. 26 1774

American Revolution start

April 19 1775

Lexington and Concord

April 19 1775

Second Continental Congress

May 10 1775

Declaration of Independence adopted

July 4, 1776

Declaration of Independence signed

August 2 1776

Battle of Kettle Creek

February 14, 1779

Siege of Savannah

Oct. 9 1779

Treaty of Paris

Sept. 3 1783

American Revolution end

Sept. 3 1783

U.S. Constitution ratified

Sept. 17 1787