John Quincy Adams
John Quincy Adams was the son of President John Adams, served as U.S. Senator from Massachusetts and was Secretary of State under President Monroe. In the presidential election of 1824, no one candidate received a majority of electoral votes and the elect...
July 11, 1767,
February 23, 1848
For his grandson with the same name, see John Quincy Adams II. ... In his
biography, Samuel Flagg Bemis argues that Adams was able to: "gather together,
John Quincy Adams was an eloquent as a statesman, but ineffectual as a
president. Learn about his political victories and defeats, at Biography.com.
As a boy, future U.S. President John Quincy Adams had watched the Battle of ...
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John Quincy Adams
, photographed while serving in Congress, which he preferred to serving as President of the United States.
Later career: And, after serving as president, Adams
was elected to the House of Representatives from his home state of Massachusetts.
Though he... More »
No American who ever entered the presidency was better prepared to fill that
office than John Quincy Adams. Born on July 11, 1767 in Braintree,
John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life, +, The Last Founding Father:
James Monroe and a Nation's Call to Greatness, +, James Madison: A Biography
John Quincy Adams was born on July 11, 1767, in the village of Braintree (now ...
His father, John Adams, had been politically active for all of John Quincy's life, but
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Life in Brief: Reared for public service, John Quincy Adams became one of the
nation's preeminent secretaries of state but proved the wrong man for the ...
Reared for public service, John Quincy Adams became one of the nation's
preeminent ... John Quincy Adams was born on July 11, 1767, the son of a father
who would .... 2015. http://millercenter.org/president/biography/jqadams-life-in-