thomas jefferson
Updated: 1/17/2021
thomas jefferson

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  • Thomas Jefferson was born on April 13, 1743, in Shadwell,near present-day Charlottesville, Virginia.
  • Jefferson was selected as a delegate to the Second Continental Congress.
  • at age 33, Jefferson helped write the Declaration of Independence
  • RIP
  • In the election of 1796, Jefferson ran against John Adams and got the second highest amount of votes, which, which the law at the time, made him vice president.
  • Jefferson ran against Adams again in the presidential election of 1800 and was put in office
  • Jefferson dies at age 83 in Monticello on July 4, 1826