Life of John Adams

1735 – John Adams born at Braintree, Massachusetts. 1774 – Elected delegate to the First Continental Congress. 1789 – Elected George Washington’s vice president. 1797 – John Adams assumes office as second president. 1801 – Retires to Massachusetts. 1826 – John Adams dies, July 4, 1826.

Life of John Adams

John Adams

US President

Date of Birth

1735

1735 – John Adams born at Braintree, Massachusetts.

1st Election

1774

Elected delegate to the First Continental Congress.

2nd Election

1789

Elected George Washington’s vice president.

3rd Election

1797

John Adams assumes office as second president.

Retirement

1801

Retires to Massachusetts

Date of Death

1826

John Adams dies, July 4, 1826