10 Things "Hamilton" Changed Or Exaggerated From Real Life
Angelica was actually the one who put that comma in the wrong place!
Burr was not Charles Lee's second in the Lee/Laurens duel (but Hamilton was Laurens' second).
Washington didn't send Hamilton home after their quarrel. Rather, Hamilton quit his position on Washington's staff.
There are more than "10 duel commandments." In fact, there are 25!
Angelica Schuyler was already married by the time she met Hamilton.
It was Angelica who misplaced a comma in her letter, and Hamilton teasingly called her out for it.
Considering how much he wrote, Hamilton wasn't all that outspoken about slavery.
Martha Washington (probably) did not name a feral tomcat after Hamilton.
Hamilton (probably) didn't punch the bursar.
Jefferson, Madison, and Burr weren't the ones who discovered Hamilton's affair with Maria Reynolds.
Hamilton might not have aimed at the sky in his duel with Burr.
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