On This Date-March 5, 1770 Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770 – Boston Massacre (Incident on King Street): British soldiers kill five men in a
crowd throwing snowballs, stones and sticks at them. African American Crispus Attucks is the
first to die; later held up as an early black martyr. Massacre galvanizes anti-British feelings

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