patriot

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American Revolutionary leader and patriot; an organizer of the Boston Tea Party and signer of the Declaration of Independence (1722-1803) Adams , Sam Adams , Samuel Adams
American patriot who rode with Paul Revere to warn that the British were advancing on Lexington and Concord (1745-1799) Dawes , William Dawes
American Revolutionary leader and patriot; a signer of the Declaration of Independence (1737-1791) Francis Hopkinson , Hopkinson
Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882) Garibaldi , Giuseppe Garibaldi
Irish patriot and a founder of the Sinn Fein (1865-1953) Gonne , Maud Gonne
American revolutionary patriot who was president of the Continental Congress; was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence (1737-1793) Hancock , John Hancock
American financier and American Revolutionary War patriot who helped fund the army during the American Revolution (1740?-1785) Haym Salomon , Salomon
American patriot who presented the colonists' grievances to the English king (1744-1775) Josiah Quincy , Quincy
Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817) Kosciusko , Kosciuszko , Tadeusz Andrzej Bonawentura Kosciuszko , Thaddeus Kosciusko
Swiss patriot who lived in the early 14th century and who was renowned for his skill as an archer; according to legend an Austrian governor compelled him to shoot an apple from his son's head with his crossbow (which he did successfully without mishap) Tell , William Tell
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