The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. The drafting of the Constitution began on May 25, 1787, when the ...
The document was "laid before the United States in Congress assembled" on ...
Article VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it to go into ...
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State,
Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
Jun 22, 2012 ... The U.S. Constitution was adopted and signed in September 1787, but signing
wasn't enough. It had to be ratified by nine of the 13 states ...
When delegates to the Constitutional Convention began to assemble at
Philadelphia in May 1787, they quickly resolved to replace rather than merely
revise the ...
Constitution of the United States of America (1787) ... By June of 1788, 9 states
had ratified the Constitution, ensuring it would go into effect for those 9 states.
The United States Constitution that emerged from the convention established a
federal government with more specific powers, including those related to ...
It went into effect on the first Wednesday in March 1789, having been ratified by
New Hampshire, the ninth state to approve, on June 21, 1788. The states ratified
US Constitution printed in Albany, New York, 1788. ... members of the
Constitutional Convention on September 17, 1787, and six states had already
Ratification of the US Constitution, Debate between Federalists and Anti-
Federalists, Constitution Facts, How America Transitioned from the Articles of ...