Paul Revere

Paul Revere
noun
American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)
Syn: ↑Revere

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Paul Revere [Paul Revere]
(1735–1818) a US ↑hero of the ↑American Revolution. He is remembered for his horse ride at night from ↑Boston to Lexington on 19 April 1775 to warn people that British armed forces had landed. This is described in Longfellow ’s well-known poem ↑Paul Revere's Ride. Revere had earlier been one of the people involved in the ↑Boston Tea Party. He was an artist who designed and made silver products, and his illustrations of the ↑Boston Massacre helped to encourage the ↑American Revolution.
See also Old North Church

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