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The Beginning of the American Revolution…Today is Patriots Day in Massachusetts
The Beginning of the American Revolution…Today is Patriots Day in Massachusetts
Today is Patriots Day in Massachusetts.  A day Massachusetts has been celebrating since 1894 in honor of the colonists who on April 19, 1775, (247 years ago tomorrow) fought British soldiers at the battles of Concord and Lexington.  The first shots were fired that day that has become known as the beginning of the American Revolution. Shots f...