Montesquieu was born at the chateau de la Brede in the southwest of France on January 18 ,1689.His job was to divide the political powers up and the achievements was that he published the Persian Letters.His political thoughts and beliefs was the theory of separation of powers, an dis implemented in many constitutions through out the world. He choose 2 people to be his friends during the enlightenment period was John Locke and Rosseau and he also choose 2 people to list as his friends in the 21st century and they was Bernie Sanders and Hilary Clinton. He choose those 2 people to list as friends in the 21st century because they also agree with equal rights and the life, liberty, and property. "An injustice to one is a threat made to all."This means if the law is injustice it hurts and effects the people.