|Birth Day||January 7, 1718|
|Birth Place||Salem, MA|
|Age||301 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||May 29, 1790 (age 72)|
American Revolutionary War hero who became famous for his role in the Battle of Bunker Hill.
His nickname was "Old Put."
He grew up in a prominent Massachusetts farming family, and his parents signed petitions to free accused witches during the famous Salem Witch Trials.