John Adams

by David Lopez

Short Bio

John Adams was born on October 30, 1735 in Massachusetts. He was in the First Continental Congress meeting and helped make the Declaration of Independence. He was also the 1st Vice President of the US and the 2nd President.

Contributions to the U.S. Government

First of all He was one of the first to suggest independence.

He was a federalist who believed in a strong central government. During the Continental Congress meeting it's safe to assume he's helped with the Constitution to have a strong central government and certain rights given to the states. Also he helped start up the 2 party system. Which would now be Republicans and Democrats. He also served as a Diplomat to France to keep America out of the war which allowed the Founding Fathers to form then Constitution without threats from other countries.