Profession: US Revolutionary
Why Famous: One of the Founding Fathers of the United States who helped Congress towards issuing the Declaration of Independence in 1776, draft the Articles of Confederation and the Massachusetts Constitution.
- 1749-10-17 US revolutionary Samuel Adams (27) weds Elizabeth Checkley
- 1768-02-11 Samuel Adams letter, circulates around American colonies, opposing Townshend Act taxes
- 1780-05-04 American Academy of Arts & Science founded in Boston, James Bowdoin, John and Samuel Adams founding members