"Daniel who led a 1786-87 rebellion" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 20 Oct 2023

"Daniel who led a 1786-87 rebellion" NYT crossword answer is:

SHAYS (5 letters length)

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Daniel Shays was an American Revolutionary War veteran who led a rebellion in 1786-87 in Massachusetts known as Shays' Rebellion. The rebellion was an uprising of farmers and other debtors against the state government, which was seen as oppressive and unresponsive to the needs of the people. The rebellion was ultimately unsuccessful, but it served as a warning to the government of the need to address the economic and political grievances of the people. The rebellion also helped to pave the way for the ratification of the United States Constitution in 1788.

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