Remembering 2 of our Founders.

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On July 4th 1826, both Thomas Jefferson, 83 yrs. old and John Adams 93, both died.

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I understand they became friends eventually. Also, another Founder, James Monroe, also died July 4, but in 1831 (aged 73).

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This is kinda cool, too.


The average age of the signers of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776 was 44 years old, but more than a dozen were 35 or younger:

Thomas Jefferson: 33
John Hancock: 39 
James Madison: 25
Alexander Hamilton: 21
James Monroe: 18 
Aaron Burr: 20 
Paul Revere: 41 
George Washington: 44




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