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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 James Monroe. In the presidential election of 1824, no one candidate received a majority of electoral votes and the election was decided in Adams' favor by Congress. The election of 1828 was the first in which the candidates were chosen by state legislatures instead of congressional caucuses, making the popular vote more of a factor. Adams lost by a wide More »
Born: July 11, 1767 (Braintree, Massachusetts)

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Jul 11, 2017 ... If Americans today know John Quincy Adams, whose 250th birthday we celebrate on July 11, it is probably as ... For the republic to live, slavery had to die. Yet that ... These ideas did not come to Adams only in his later years.

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John Quincy Adams: American Visionary and millions of other books are ..... Fred Kaplan. . . clearly is trying to do for the son what David McCullough did for the ...

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John Quincy Adams (1767–1848) was the eldest son of President John Adams, and himself the sixth President of the United States. The younger Adams gained  ...

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John Quincy Adams was the son of John Adams and the fifth president of the U.S. He saw ... He did this through improving cities, roads, and other transportation ...

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John Quincy Adams [1] Edward Pessen JOHN QUINCY ADAMS, the sixth ... His will further provided that if the nephew were to die without heirs, which he did in ...

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Died: July 4, 1826, in Braintree (now Quincy), Massachusetts. John Adams worked as a teacher and lawyer before dedicating himself to a life of patriotism and ...

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Feb 14, 2016 ... John Quincy Adams was dogged in his ideals—a trait that by most accounts made him a great secretary of state and a powerful congressman, ...

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Jul 23, 2018 ... John Quincy Adams was taught at an early age by his parents to be a public servant, and indeed he did become one, serving as the secretary ...

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President John Quincy Adams was US Ambassador to Russia in Saint Petersburg. More about John Quincy Adams and other famous Americans in St ...