|Birth Day||July 25, 1750|
|Age||269 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Oct 26, 1806 (age 56)|
American military commander who served during the American Revolution. Later, he became the first U.S. Secretary of War.
He attended the Boston Latin School and then became a clerk in a bookstore to support his family.
He was the U.S. Army's youngest major general.
He married Lucy Flucker and they had thirteen children, although only one survived to adulthood.