APUSH Timeline

Events

The French and Indian War (1754-1763)

1754

The Albany Plan of Union (June 10, 1754)

June 10, 1754

Proclamation of 1763 (Oct 7, 1763)

October 7, 1763

The Sugar Act (April 5, 1764)

April 5, 1764

The Stamp Act (March 22, 1765)

March 22, 1765

The Quartering Act of 1765 (March 25, 1765)

March 25, 1765

Stamp Act Congress (Oct 7, 1765)

Oct 7, 1765

The Declaratory Act (March 18, 1766)

March 18, 1766

The Townshend Revenue Act (June 15, 1767)

June 15, 1767

The Boston Massacre (March 5, 1770)

March 5, 1770

The Gaspee Affair (June 9, 1772)

June 9, 1772

The Tea Act (May 10, 1773)

May 10, 1773

The Boston Tea Party (Dec 16, 1773)

Dec 16, 1773

The Association (1774)

1774

The Intolerable Acts are in place (March 24, 1774)

March 24, 1774

The First Continental Congress meets in Philadelphia (Sept 5, 1774)

Sept 5, 1774 - October 26, 1774

Lexington and Concord (April 19, 1775)

April 19, 1775

The Second Continental Congress meets in Philadelphia (May 5, 1775)

May 5, 1775

Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys seize Fort Ticonderoga (May 10, 1775)

May 10, 1775

Battle of Bunker Hill (June 17, 1775)

June 17, 1775

Paine published "Common Sense" (January 10, 1776)

January 10, 1776

The Declaration Of Independence is adopted (July 4, 1776)

July 4, 1776