Paul was born on January 1,1735 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was the third child out of twelve children. at age 13 he left school to become his fathers apprentice and soon learned the art of silversmith.
Impact on the war
Paul took part in the Boston Tea Party. And was the principle rider for Bostons comity of safety. While in that role he designed a system of lanterns to warn the Minuit Men of a British invasion. Setting up his famous ride called the Midnight ride on April,18,1775.
Revere continued to build on his reputation as a master craftsmen and industrialist.
Revere retired form working life in 1811 at the age of 76. He died in his home in boston on May,10,1818