Events Leading to the American Revolution

Events

The French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Proclamation of 1763

October 7, 1763

Sugar Act

April 5, 1764 - 1766

Stamp Act

March 22, 1765 - 1766

Quartering Act

March 24, 1765 - 1770

Townshend Acts

June 15, 1767 - July 2, 1767

Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

Tea Act

May 10, 1773

Boston Tea Party

December 16, 1773

Intolerable Acts

March 24, 1774

First Continental Congress

September 5, 1774 - October 26, 1774

Battles of Lexington and Concord

April 19, 1775