Paul Revere died of natural causes on May 10, 1818. He died at his home in Boston, Massachusetts, and his grave is located at the Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street. More »

Paul Revere was a goldsmith, engraver, dentist and industrialist. His hardware factory produced bells for churches and cannons for the military, and he opened the first rolled-copper mill in North America. More » History Modern History US History

Paul Revere, who lived from 1734 to 1818, played a crucial role in the American colonies' fight for independence from the British crown. He is most known for his Midnight Ride on April 18, 1775, where he rode by horse fr... More »

Paul Revere's most famous quote, "The British are coming," is actually a misquote. He never said it. Historians point out that at the time of the English invasion, most colonists still considered themselves British, so t... More »

On the night of April 18, 1775, Paul Revere said, "The British are coming!" He used the line to warn John Hancock and Samuel Adams of the impending British attack. More »

Paul Revere became famous when he rode through Lexington, Mass., on horseback to warn residents and Lexington Militiamen of the approaching British forces in 1775. Revere created a system that used lanterns to alert the ... More » History Modern History US History

Paul Revere attended school until the age of 13, when he left to become a silversmith apprentice to eventually take over the family business. It is likely that he was sent to school only to learn essential reading, writi... More »