Miguel Hidalgo was the first to ask for a revolution, in 1810. He was a roman catholic priest born May 8th, 1753. In 1810 he led a revolt, helping to start the revolution. He was captured march 21st, 1811 and executed on july 30th. Although his revolts were unsuccessful, he led the way to many other rebelians and helped start the revolution.
Via Michael Pickhardt