Thomas Jefferson

Events

Birthday

April 2 1743

Moved to Tuckahoe

1745

When he was 9 the new calendar changed his birthday to April 13

1752

Finished writing Declaration of Independence

June 28 1776

Declaration of Independence Adopted

July 4, 1776

Elected Governor of Virginia

1779

Retired as Govenor

1781

Elected to Congress

1783

Became 3rd President of the USA

1801

Death

July 4 1826