Thomas Jefferson

By: Alexis Holmes

The Man of the People

Birth + death date: April 13th, 1743 - July 4th 1826

Education: College of William and Mary

Occupation: 3rd US president

Background information: Wealthy

What he is most known for: Principle author of declaration of independence


I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.


I hold it, that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical

Thomas Jefferson & His Democracy: Crash Course US History #10