Was born on January 11, 1757 on Nevis, British West Indies
Parliament passes the tea act, Boston Tea Party
Disconnected colonist convene, First Continental Congress
Battles of Lexington, Concord, and Bunker Hill. George Washington is appointed commander in chief of the continental congress. Hamilton joins a militia company.
Married Elizabeth Schuyler
Appointed receiver of continental taxes for New York
Died on July 12, 1804 in New York following a duel with Aaron Burr in Weehawken, New Jersey