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Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States and one of the key drafters of the Declaration of Independence. Biographer James Parton said Thomas Jefferson could "calculate an eclipse, survey an estate, tie an artery, plan an edifice, try a cause, break a horse, dance a minuet, and play the violin." He served two full terms as president (1801-09) and also served as U.S. vice president, Secretary of State, minister to France, congressman, and governor of Virginia. He also founded More »
Born: April 13, 1743 (Shadwell, Virginia)

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Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father who was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence and later served as the third president of ...

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Find out more about the history of Thomas Jefferson, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

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(Born April 13, 1743, at Shadwell, Virginia; died July 4, 1826, Monticello). Thomas Jefferson wrote his own epitaph and designed the obelisk grave marker that ...

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Get to know Thomas Jefferson—author of the Declaration of Independence and the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom, third president of the United States,  ...

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Feb 7, 2018 ... Learn more about Thomas Jefferson, draftsman of the U.S. Declaration of Independence and the nation's third president, on Biography.com.

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Thomas Jefferson, a spokesman for democracy, was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776), and the third ...

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Thomas Jefferson, (born April 2 [April 13, New Style], 1743, Shadwell, Virginia [ U.S.]—died July 4, 1826, Monticello, Virginia, U.S.), draftsman of the Declaration  ...

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A biography of Thomas Jefferson, a signer of the Declaration of Independence from the colony of Virginia, the primary author of that document, and the third ...

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Introduction. Thomas Jefferson served as the first Secretary of State from March 22, 1790, to December 31, 1793. Jefferson brought remarkable talents to a long ...