Famous People Who Have Lived in Boston:
Harriet Tubman, Malcolm X, Samuel Adams, Aerosmith, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Benjamin
Franklin, Madeleine Kahn, Jack Lemon, Leonard Nimoy, Paul Revere, Donna Summer,
James Taylor, Mark Wahlberg, Barbara Walters
Boston History - Important Notes:
The first casualty of the American Revolution occurred in Boston. On March 5th,
1770 Crispus Attucks was shot by a British solider in an event that would later
be known as the Boston Massacre.
During the American Revolution, Paul Revere rode a horse from Boston to Lexington
to warn people that British troops were advancing.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. attended Boston University while working towards his