Proclamation of 1763 was issued by the King George III on October 7, 1763 following Great Britain's acquisition of French territory in North America after they ended the French and Indian War and the Seven Years' War.
1763 - 1776
The sugar act raised taxes on imports of raw sugar and molasses; also silk, wine, coffee,pimento and indigo this affected Boston and New England because those colonies used sugar and molasses to make rum.
1765 - 1770
colonists disputed the legality of this Act because it seemed to violate the Bill of Rights of 1689.
1765 - 1766
The Stamp Act of 1765 was an Act to help tax the British pay for the french and Indian war. British felt that they were justified in charging this tax because the colonies were receiving the benefit of the British troops and needed to help pay for the expense. and the colonists didn't feel the same.
Boston Massacre known has the British Incident on King Street was a confrontation on March 5, 1770 in which British soldiers shot and killed many people while being threaten by a group in Boston.
Committee of Correspondence
American Revolution, Committees of Correspondence were formed in cities and regions throughout the American colonies
Boston Tea Party
Boston Tea Party was the key event for the Revolutionary War. With this act the colonists started the violent part of the revolution. It was the first try of the colonists to rebel with violence against their own government.
First Continental Congress
First Continental Congress which was comprised of delegates from the colonies met in 1774 in reaction to the Coercive Acts a series of measures imposed by the British government on the colonies in response to their resistance to new taxes
Gaspee Affair was a significant event in the lead up to the American Revolution. It ran aground in shallow water while chasing the packet ship Hannah on June 9 near Gaspee Point in Warwick and Rhode Island.
1774 - 1775
The Intolerable acts were a series of laws passed by the British parliament. this caused an outrage that was the major push that led to the Revolutionary War