Land speculator, philosopher, writer, American Revolutionary War patriot, and politician who was known as one of the founders of the U.S. state of Vermont.He was captured and imprisoned by the Royal Navy after a failed military mission.He and Benjamin Franklin were both influential figures during the American Revolution.BEFORE FAME
He had many Bible passages memorized at a young age and began studying with a minister in hopes of attending Yale.PERSONAL LIFE
His brothers Ira and Heber also became important public figures in Vermont.Historical Events in the Life of Ethan Allen
1775-9-25 American Revolutionary War hero Ethan Allen captured
While we are under the tyranny of Priests, it will ever be their interest, to invalidate the law of nature and reason, in order to establish systems incompatible therewith.FUN FACTS
Philosopher Ethan Allen were born on Tuesday, birthstone is Garnet, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of , it is 123 days until Ethan Allen next birthday.