Born July 25, 1750 (Boston, Massachusetts)
Died October 25, 1806 (Thomaston, Maine)
General, U.S. secretary of war
Known as the father of American army artillery, Henry Knox played a promin...
Henry Knox (1750-1806) was a Revolutionary War general, famed as the father of American army artillery.Henry Knox was born in Boston, Mass., on July 25, 1750. He had to leave school at an early age to...