Thomas Jefferson Timeline - Ojasvi Mukkoti

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Thomas Jefferson was born

April 13, 1743

Thomas Jefferson was born on April 13, 1743, in Albermarle County, Virginia

Thomas Jefferson attended the College of William and Mary

1760 - 1762

Jefferson attended the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Jefferson became a member of Virginia House of Burgesses

1769 - 1774

Thomas Jefferson married

1772

Jefferson married Martha Wayles Skelton.

Thomas Jefferson drafted and signed the Declaration of Independence

June 11, 1776

Thomas Jefferson became Governor of Virginia

1779 - 1781

Thomas Jefferson became the Commissioner and Minister to France replacing Benjamin Franklin

1784 - 1789

Thomas Jefferson served as the 2nd Vice President of the United States of America under John Adams

1797 - 1801

Thomas Jefferson became the 3rd President of the United States of America

March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809

Thomas Jefferson died

July 4, 1826

Jefferson died after his second term of being a president and when he went back home to Monticello, Virginia. He died on the 50th anniversary of signing the Declaration of Independence.