It was March 5, 1770 when the Boston Massacre occurred. During the Boston Massacre there was a shooting. Five colonist were killed one was former slave known as Crispus Attucks. He is thought to be one of the first colonist to be killed. This war took place in the streets of Boston.
The one who led it
The one who led the firing. Was a genaral known as John Adams. He and his men were put in prison. When this happend the colonist got more angry. This led to many other battles.