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A president of the Continental Congress, a signer of the Articles of Confederation, and the author of the Second Continental Congress’ famous Lee Resolution, this colonial statesman was one of the major voices in the American colonies’ fight for independence from Great Britain.
In the decade prior to the American Revolution, he held the office of Justice of the Peace in Westmoreland County, Virginia, and also served in the Virginia House of Burgesses.
During the late 1780s and early 1790s, he served as a U.S. Senator from Virginia.
How did Richard Henry Lee die?
Richard Henry Lee's death was caused by Unknown.
|Cause of death||Unknown|
|Age of death||62 years|
|Birthday||January 20, 1732|
|Death date||June 19, 1794|
|Place of death||Chantilly|
|Place of burial||N/A|