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Men of the American Revolution

King George III
British King during the Revolutionary Era
John Adams
Championed the Cause of Independence
George Washington
Commander of the Continental Army
Thomas Jefferson
Major aurthor of the Declaration of Independence
Patrick Henry
Outspoken member of House of Burgesses; inspired colonial patriotism with "Give me liberty or give me death" speech
Benjamin Franklin
Prominent member of Continental Congress; helped frame the Declaration of Independence
Thomas Paine
Journalist, author of Common Sense
Paul Revere
Patriot who made a daring ride to warn colonists of British arrival