@peace.love.lin born January 16th, 1980 is an American actor, playwright, composer, rapper, and writer, best known for creating and starring in the Broadway musicals Hamilton and In the Heights. He has won a Pulitzer Prize, two Grammys, an Emmy, a MacArthur Fellowship, and three Tony Awards, among others.
Miranda also wrote the book, music, and lyrics for Hamilton, his second major Broadway musical, which was inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow (Historian Andrew Cayton said, "Chernow is #no #ordinary #writer. Like his popular biographies of John D. Rockefeller and Alexander Hamilton, his Washington while long, is vivid and well paced) The show earned the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the 2016 Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album, and was nominated for a record-setting #16 Tony Awards, of which it won #11—including Best Musical. For his performance in the lead role of Alexander Hamilton in the show, Miranda received the 2016 Drama #league #distinguished #performanceAward as well as his second Tony performance nomination. Miranda also won the Tony Award for Best Original Score and Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical for Hamilton.
Miranda received an honorary degree from #yeshivaUniversity  "Torah and #secular #knowledge" Richard M. Joel (born #september #9th, 1950) is the #fourth #president of Yeshiva University (YU), a Modern Orthodox Jewish #univer|sity with some 7,000 students.
Alexander #Hamilton ( #january11th, 1755 or 1757 – #july12th, 1804) was an American statesman and one of the #founding #fathersof the United States. #britishWest #Indies, to a mother of #frenchHuguenot and British ancestry,8–9and a Scots father, James A Hamilton.
Battles/wars American #revolutionaryWar • Battle of #harlemHeights • Battle of #whitePlains • Battle of Trenton • Battle of #princeton• Battle of #Brandywine, @mrssole, mother⤴ • Battle of Germantown • Battle of Monmouth • Siege of Yorktown Quasi-War