What were Paul Revere's major accomplishments?

Paul Revere was a shoemaker and owner of a small store in Boston when he was a young man. However when America's cry for Independence broke out Paul Revere became famous for relaying messages on his horse. He is even more famous for saying "the redcoats are coming, the redcoats are coming!" which was first said at the battle of Lexington. Paul Revere also made several paintings depicting the Boston Massacre which was most of the reason he became the great messenger he was.