The Declaration of Independent was written , drafted, and composed by John Adams , John Livingston and Benjamin Franklin. Thomas Jefferson later became the primary drafter.
WHEN WAS IT WRITTEN?
The Declaration stated " all men are created equal " it also stated " they are endowed by their created with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life , liberty and pursuit of happiness. The colonist agreed and wanted to declare independence from Britain.
WHY WAS IT WRITTEN?
The Declaration was written, finalized, and signed at Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Where the Continental Congress would set forth plans to becoming a new independent nation.
The finalized draft was sent to Congress and passed voting on July 2nd, 1776. On July 4th 1776 the finalized draft was sent to publication.
The Declaration was written for the belief of colonist in natural rights, liberties, and freedoms. It also listed grievances while getting independence from Britain.