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Patrick Henry

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Birthday
29, 1736
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Jun 6, 1799 (63)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
29, 1736
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Jun 6, 1799 (63)

About

U.S. Founding Father who served as post-colonial Governor of Virginia and famously said "Give me liberty or give me death!"

Before Fame

He was born in Virginia to a Scottish immigrant father.

Trivia

He vocally opposed the Stamp Act of 1765.

Family Life

He married Sarah Shelton in 1754. They had six children together.

Associated With

He was succeeded by Thomas Jefferson as the Governor of Virginia.