Patrick Henry - 'Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death'


Title: Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death

Author: Patrick Henry Published: March 23, 1775 Summary: Patrick Henry's famous ultimatum before the house of Burgesses was given March 23, 1775, at St. John's Church in Richmond, Virginia. It is credited with singlehandedly convincing the Virginia House of Burgesses to pass a resolution delivering the Virginia troops to the Revolutionary War..