Influential People of American History 2

Can you name these influential figures of American history? These people are mostly pre-revolutionary figures such as Founding Father's.
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Enlightenment thinker who believed government should protect life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness
John Locke
Enlightenment thinker who advocated for separation of powers
Baron de Montesquieu
Journalist who pointed out government corruption, was tried and declared not guilty
John Peter Zenger
Led Rhode Islanders in burning the British ship Gaspee
John Brown
Led the failed British attack on Fort Duquesne in the 7 Years War
George Washington
British Secretary of State, led British operations in the 7 Years Wars
William Pitt
Spoke out against Writs of Assistance which allowed the British to search colonial ships
James Otis
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Famous smuggler known for his signature
John Hancock
Made a midnight ride warning of British troops
Paul Revere
British politician who encouraged imposing taxes on American imports such as tea
Charles Townshend
King of Britain from 1760-1801
King George III
Wrote "Common Sense" calling for Independence
Thomas Paine
Main author of the Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
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