A man of many talents
Patrick Henry was a man who was born in Virginia in Hanover County. He wasn't a very good student, but after some financial problems, he went after law. Passing his bar exam, he started to show talent as a lawyer, eventually becoming a big threat.
Contributions to America
Patrick Henry's experience as lawyer allowed him to become an integral part of the Revolution, His great speaking skills allowed to become a good advisor of George Washington and a key in some of the biggest decisions of the Revolution. He was also a fighter, a soldier in the Virginia Militia.