John Adams

By: Nathan, Cody, Martin, DQ, Alex, Luke

Major Events

  • Exposes XYZ Affair providing congress with letters from the peace commissions
  • signed the Alien and Sedition Acts


  • Kept the United States out of war with France
  • Adams made the Armed Forces stronger

Failures & weaknesses

  • XYZ Affair
  • Hard-headed, not popular, and selfish .
  • Alien & Sedition Acts

Interesting Facts!

  • 1st president to live in White House
  • Vice president to George Washington
  • Born October 30,1735
  • 5 kids
  • Son was 6th president

Lasting Impact

  • Alien & Sedition Acts