What is Paul Revere famous for?

Answer Bostonian Paul Revere is famous for a late-night ride through the Massachusetts countryside, warning people that the British were coming. He was headed for Lexington, intent on warning John Hancock... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What is Paul Revere famous for

What made Paul Revere famous?

"Listen, my children, and you shall hear of the midnight ride of Paul Revere!" So begins Longfellow's famous poem recounting Paul Revere's heroic ride to warn the colonists of the upcoming British ... Read More »

What night did Paul Revere have his famous ride?

Paul Revere was sent on a ride April 18, 1775, to deliver a message to John Adams and John Hancock. Revere's mission began in Boston, Massachusetts, and he rode to Lexington, Massachusetts, to warn... Read More »

Why would Paul Revere be considered famous?

Paul Revere was an American patriot during the Revolutionary War, which secured the independence of the 13 British North American colonies from the Royal crown.Early LifeRevere was born in Boston, ... Read More »

Where did Paul Revere make his famous ride?

Paul Revere's famous ride took place on the evening of April 18, 1775 during the American Revolutionary War. He rode a horse from Charlestown, Massachusetts, to nearby Lexington to warn Samuel Adam... Read More »