American Events

Events

Magna Carta

1215

Colonists Set Sail for the New World

1606

First British Settlement in US

1607

Pilgrims Arrive at Plymouth Rock

1620

Petition of Right

1628

William Penn Recieves Plot of Land for PA and DE from King

1681

English Bill of Rights

December 16, 1689

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

George III on the British Throne

October 25, 1760 - January 1, 1801

Treaty of Paris

1763

Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

Boston Tea Party

December 16, 1773

Intolerable Acts

March 24, 1774

1st Continental Congress

September 5, 1774 - October 26, 1774

American Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

2nd Continental Congress

May 10, 1775 - July 4, 1776

Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

Articles of Confederations

1781

Treaty of Paris

1783

Ratification of the US Constitution

June 21, 1788