George Washington - Early Years

George Washington, known as "the father" of America, was born on the 22nd of February, 1732, in the British-owned colony of Virginia.  This clip depicts Washington's background, as a planter and a surveyor of land during his early years.

See, Also:

George Washington - Revolutionary War General

Blows Must Decide - Washington Leads the Colonies

George Washington - Later Years

Media Credits

Clip from "Greatest Heroes in History - Washington," Episode 6 of a BBC series which originally aired in 2002.  Online, courtesy BFI National Library.
Executive Producer:
Alan Clements

Jane Quigley

Series Producer:
Melanie Jappy

A Wark Clements Production


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