Carly Kubek Social Studies. The Life A nd T imes Of Benjamin Franklin. “Life\'s Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late .”. Ben’s childhood.
Ben influenced the Boston Tea party because he didn’t think what the king was doing was fair, and neither did the patriots. Also, he influenced the Battle of Saratoga and the American Revolutionary War because he did not think it was right to listen to the king, even if the king was being unreasonable. He also influenced the Treaty of Paris because after they won the war he wanted to make sure that the king would give the colonists freedom. Benjamin Franklin also influenced making the Declaration of Independence because he was tired of the king being unfair to the colonists.