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I'm James Madison and I was sent away frequently when I was a child to learn and had tutors because of illnesses.
College and Drafting
I finally got to go to college after my childhood being filled with sickness.
The Revolutionary War
I will fight for my country even if I would rather write.
He grew up on his Father's 6200-acre manor but was sent to boarding school for 5 years. After boarding school, he had a private tutor because he had short illnesses frequently.
The Constitutional Convention
Let's sign this Declaration.
In 1761, he went to nowadays Princeton College in New Jersey. After college, he started drafting the Constitution.
I believe in 3 branches of government, executive, legislative, and judicial.
In 1775, he served in the militia for the Revolutionary war for a year before being promoted to colonel but he always preferred writing to fighting.
This is my husband, James Madison. We've been married for 41 years.
I was president alongside my wife, Dolley.
He was part of the Constitutional Convention with others like Thomas Jefferson, his lifelong best friend. He was one of the four that first signed the Constitution.
He had ideas to create a 3-part government with legislative, judicial, and executive branches.
He was the 4th president and did 2 terms which resulted in him retiring to his childhood home with his wife, Dolley.
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