10 Facts Most People Don’t Know About the U.S. Constitution
1. Two Founding Fathers Didn't Sign the Constitution
Did you know that two of the most famous Founding Fathers actually missed the Constitutional Convention and never signed the Constitution?
That’s right: neither Thomas Jefferson – who penned the Declaration of Independence – nor John Adams attended the Constitutional Convention. Jefferson was serving as the ambassador to France at the time, while Adams was the ambassador to Great Britain.