April 23

Event:
1775
The Massachusetts assembly orders 13,600 American soldiers to be mobilized. Colonial volunteers from all over New England assemble and head for Boston where camps are established around the city.

Birth:
1775
Joseph Mallord William Turner, an English Romantic landscape artist, whose style laid the foundation for Impressionism.

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For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period click: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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