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Thomas Jefferson did many things including sitting as the third president of the United States. Jefferson also authored the Declaration of Independence. More »

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Popular personal biographies on Goodreads.com are "Steve Jobs" by Walter Isaacson, "John Adams" by David McCullough, and "Into the Wild," which is a biography about Christopher McCandless, written by Jon Krakauer. "Cleop... More »

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The next man to take the American presidency after Thomas Jefferson was James Madison. Madison was the 4th president of the United States and served from 1809 to 1817. More »

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Thomas Jefferson is one of the Founding Father of the United States. He was an accomplished but quiet man. Jefferson was known for promoting his thoughts and ideas through his writing, rather than with speeches. More »

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Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence, served as the third president of the United States, oversaw the Louisiana Purchase, supported the American Revolution, and served as governor of Virginia during t... More »

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Thomas Jefferson was influenced by Professor William Small when he took classes at the College of William and Mary. Jefferson was also influenced by other teachers at the college, including George Wythe, a professor of l... More »

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Thomas Jefferson served as the third president of the United States; he established the University of Virginia, authored the Constitution and performed public service deeds while in office. Jefferson spent more than 50 y... More »

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