William Dawes

William Dawes bio

Birth Name: William Dawes

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Massachusetts

Date Of Birth: April 6, 1745

Date Of Death: February 25, 1799

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William Dawes was born on the 6th of April, 1745. He was known for being a War Hero. Famous as one of the people sent on a midnight horseback mission at the start of the American Revolutionary War to alert the colonial militia that the British were approaching, he went on to serve in the war as a member of a Boston regiment.

William Dawes was born in Massachusetts. In the late 1760s, he joined a military regiment known as the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts. Dawes’ specific task during his late night ride was to let Samuel Adams and John Hancock know that they were in danger of being apprehended by the English.

William Dawes was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Dawes was born in 1740s.

William Dawes is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


William’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


William Dawes’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on William Dawes’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, William Dawes kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

William Dawes was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Dawes
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William Dawes was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: William Dawes was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: William Dawes had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

William Dawes’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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