Skip to Content
HomeAbout this siteHelpSearch this site The Library of Congress
America's Story from America's LibraryMeet Amazing AmericansJump Back in TimeExplore the StatesJoin America at PlaySee, Hear and Sing
Jump Back in Time Colonial America (1492-1763)
Portrait of Thomas Jefferson
The multitalented Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States

Enlarge this image
Thomas Jefferson Was Born
April 13, 1743

Do you know someone who is talented in many different ways? Perhaps you are, like Thomas Jefferson. Born on April 13, 1743, in Albemarle County, Virginia, Jefferson was a musician, artist, architect, mathematician, astronomer, scientist, legislator, philosopher, writer, diplomat, jurist, gardener, and president of the United States. Whew! In these roles, Jefferson accomplished many things. Can you name any of his achievements?
page 1 of 3 Next

Library Of Congress | Legal Notices | Privacy | Site Map | Contact Us